The weather’s getting warmer, and it’s time to start watching out for turtles on the road.

Local Turtle Expert Brian Ensoll says turtles will start crossing roads looking for food after the long hibernation season.

Ensoll says you can help save turtles from being hit by cars.

Ensoll says personal safety has to be top of mind if you do want to help turtles on our highways.

Make sure to check the road in both directions for oncoming vehicles, and turn your four-way flashers on.