CANANDAIGUA, NY – State Police in Western New York are prepared to assist residents and local law enforcement agencies during the winter storm.
State Troopers have over 3 dozen emergency vehicles consisting of UTVs, snowmobiles, and four-wheel drive vehicles, able to assist citizens if they find themselves stranded. These assets have already been moved and are in place at strategic locations throughout Erie and Niagara Counties.
Troopers have additional manpower working and on standby to respond to any emergency if needed.
Motorists are reminded, that if they become stranded, to call 911, and stay seat belted in their vehicle if it’s safe to do so. First responders will be dispatched to their location to provide help.
Troopers remind residents not to travel unless it’s absolutely necessary.