motorists are being urged to allow extra time for journeys as the freezing weather sets in.
South Yorkshire Safer Roads Partnership has issued the safety warning to drivers as temperatures in the region continue to plummet.
The partnership is urging drivers to allow extra time for journeys.
Drivers are also being encouraged to prepare themselves by carrying emergency kit such as waterproof jackets, gloves, boots and a shovel.
For further safety tips visit www.highways.gov.uk/winter