S.C. DOT offers a new way of helping you on the road

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SOUTH CAROLINA (WJBF) – Just in time for the Holiday, the South Carolina Department of Transportation is offering a new way to get help on the road.

You can now connect to the State Highway emergency program through the 5-1-1 App.

It allows you to talk to the closest dispatch number for roadside assistance.

You can also dial, * HP which has traffic information as well.

The app is free to download.

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