This week is spring break for all the major universities and school districts in Oregon. With that in mind, officials are urging drivers to be extra cautious.
In addition to in-state vacationers, roads may be swelled by travelers from California, which also has many schools on break. Shelley Snow is with the Oregon Department of Transportation. She says the Fourth of July is the most deadly time on the roads, but drivers shouldn’t be complacent this time of year: