ILLINOIS (WEHT) – The Illinois State Police (ISP) posted tips on its Facebook page for avoiding road rage.

ISP says the best ways to avoid road rage include:

  • Don’t offend
    • No cutting others off
    • No lingering in the left lane
    • No tailgating
    • No rude gestures
  • Don’t engage
    • Steer clear
    • Avoid eye contact
  • Adjust your attitude
    • Try to be calm
    • Forget “winning”
    • It’s not worth the risk of a crash or violence

Police say the best course of action to take is call 911.