Drivers warned of dangerous driving conditions

Motorists are being warned to take extra care in the wet weather.

By The Newsroom
Saturday, 10 March, 2018, 08:23
Motorists warned of wet roads this weekend.

Tyne and Wear Fire and Rescue Service was urging people to drive safely on wet roads.

A spokesman for the service said: "We’ve got a wet weekend ahead.

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"If you’re driving - slow down, leave more space between you and the vehicle in front, dip headlights, don’t use rear fog lights, look out for large or fast-moving vehicles creating spray and keep air conditioning on to stop windows misting."