RIDOT advises caution on roadways as flash freeze is expected

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) — The Rhode Island Department of Transportation is asking people to take extra caution on the roads through the evening on wet roads as a drop in temperature is expected.

Temperatures could drop 30 degrees, from in th 50’s to into the 20’s, and winds are expected to increase.

Crews will be out treating roads as temperatures continue to drop, however motorists should reduce their speeds.