However, if you have no other option but to leave your vehicle and seek shelter in a ditch, try to get as far away from the vehicle and other potential flying objects as possible.
Do not seek shelter under an overpass. As the winds from the tornado channel under the overpass, they speed up. You also are exposed to flying debris.
We are just starting to gear up for tornado season in Oklahoma and knowing what safety precautions to take while on the road is vital for your safety.