GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (KKCO) -- Trick-or-treating is one of those time-honored traditions that kids and parents look forward to every year, but Halloween night can get scary without the proper precautions.
Know more about staying safe out on the town tonight.
According to Cars.com, Halloween is the deadliest day of the year for child pedestrians. An average of 5.5 fatalities happen on Oct. 31 every year, compared to 2.6 on most other days.
Research from State Farm Insurance says more than 60 percent of Halloween accidents happen from 5 to 9 p.m., prime trick-or-treating time.
So here are some tips from Cars.com before you head out tonight.