This year, AAA expects one million more Americans to venture at least 50 miles from home. That’s about a two percent increase over last year thanks to lower gas prices.
7 people were killed during the stretch last year. “You need to remember there’s going to be a lot of people on the road which equates to a a lot of traffic. So obey all traffic laws and be patient,” said Sgt. Joe Watts with Indiana State Police.
Law Enforcement says they are watch for the “Fatal Four” this holiday season. Drinking and driving, speeding, unbuckled travelers, and distracted driving.
Each state has different laws on the road ways so it is important to be aware of such changes.
For more on state laws visit http://traffic.findlaw.com.