Scrape your windshield, or face charges

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KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT) -- In Tennessee, drivers can be issued a misdemeanor reckless driving charge for not clearing their windshields of ice and snow.

The Knoxville Police Department posted to Twitter Tuesday morning to reminder drivers of the law.

"Your safety and the safety of others is of the utmost importance when driving in inclement weather."