Staying prepared for winter driving with help from AAA

TOPEKA, Kan. (WIBW) -- Kansas AAA is here to help you get your vehicle ready for the winter months -- including setting up an emergency kit no car should be without.

Many people believe they won't encounter the unthinkable while driving during a snowstorm, but in case of emergency, it's best to be prepared.

Below is a list of things you should have in your car safety kit.

  • Cat Litter;
  • Snow Shovel;
  • Blanket;
  • Car Battery Cable;
  • Hand warmers;
  • Flashlight;
  • Food and Water;
  • Pet snacks (if applicable)

For more information on safe winter driving tips, you can visit www.aaa.com.