AAA offers free towing on July 4th

News

(WIAT)

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) — If you have a little too much to drink while celebrating the 4th of July, AAA wants to make sure you get home safely.

The ‘Tow for Life’ program will tow your vehicle up to 10 miles at no charge.

It’s all an effort to reduce accidents from drunk driving during the holiday. Clay Ingram, AAA spokesperson, says the company wants to encourage people to plan ahead before celebrating.

It is important to make arrangements before you go out, so that you aren’t making these decisions after you have been drinking.

CLAY INGRAM, AAA SPOKESPERSON

The ‘Tow for Life’ program will run from 6:00 p.m. on July 4th until 6:00 a.m. on July 5th.

You can request a tow by calling 1-800-222-4357 (1-800-AAA-HELP).

Copyright 2019 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Stay up to date with the latest news by downloading the BRProud App from the App Store or Google Play.