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AAA offering 'Tow-To-Go' during the holidays

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Posted at 5:38 PM, Dec 23, 2021
and last updated 2021-12-23 18:38:33-05

In order to help Wisconsinites stay safe on the roads, AAA is offering tow-to-go.

It's a free service that will tow an impaired driver to a safe place within ten miles. The service is provided from 6 p.m. Friday, December 24 to 6 a.m. Monday, January 3. The service is free, yet AAA asks that it be treated as a backup plan.

The number for the service is (855) 2-TOW-2-GO or (855) 286-9246.

AAA service vehicles are limiting passengers to one per vehicle, with face mask/covering, in accordance with established COVID-19 safety protocols. Additional passengers need to make other arrangements.

Appointments cannot be scheduled in advance to use Tow to Go. It is designed as a safety net for those that did not plan ahead. Always choose a designated driver before celebrating.

In some situations, AAA may need to make other arrangements to get an impaired individual a safe ride home.

Tow to Go may not be available in rural areas or during severe weather conditions.