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We are just weeks away from the beginning of the busy summer travel season.

One man who has provided more than 2,000 roadside assists as a hobby shares what families should do now to avoid traveling mishaps.

FOX8’s Natalie Wilson followed Walt Brinker, author of “Roadside Survival: Low-Tech Solutions to Automobile Breakdows,” for an up-close look at what he sees on the road every day and his advice for how drivers can be better prepared.