AAA Kansas responds to 119 calls

Photo courtesy: Vi Nguyen
Photo courtesy: Vi Nguyen

WICHITA, Kansas – AAA Kansas has responded to 173 calls since 6 a.m. this morning.

AAA has answered 43 calls in Topeka, 42 in Wichita and 25 in the Lawrence area, and 63 calls elsewhere in Kansas.

Nearly 40 percent of all the calls are for winch-outs, in situations where cars have skidded off the roadway and into snow drifts or stuck in high snow.

AAA says man motorists have heeded the warnings and stayed off the roads.

AAA expects increasing volumes of calls through the afternoon. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language, racial slurs or consistent name calling will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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