DAYTON, Ohio (WDTN) – Before folks hit the roads for Labor Day travel, it’s imperative to prepare, especially in hopes of avoiding roadside troubles during a cross-country trip.

Shawn Cobble with AAA shared tips on how to stay in your lane while on the road. He shared information on the common vehicle issues in the summer, like using hazard lights and safely moving to the berm.

Cobble said it’s important to keep a summer emergency road kit, and explained what to do when you need assistance.

Watch the video above for further details!