IDAHO FALLS, Idaho - A winter wonderland can be a winter nightmare for those who have to commute on wet, slush covered roads and highways.
According to SafeWinterRoads.org, more than 116,000 Americans are injured and more than 1,300 are killed every winter on snowy, slushy or icy pavement.
According to the Federal Highway Administration, 70 percent of the nation’s roads are located in snowy regions.
There are ways to prepare for harsh road conditions.
Watch Wednesday night's news coverage on Local News 8 and KIDK Eyewitness News 3 to find out how you can keep your car from sliding off the roads this winter.