The Right Way to Abandon Your Car in a Snow Storm.
TRI-CITIES, Wash. - As more snow storms move in, some drivers will take the risky step of abandoning their cars due to an accident or just not being able to drive through the ice and snow.
PEMCO Insurance offers a few tips when abandoning your car. First step is to get the car off the roadway to avoid other crashes. Turn on your flashing lights and set up flares if you have them. Always have a tow truck phone number handy along with warm clothing for walking long distances. Leave a note with your contact information on it and lock the doors before you leave.