LODI, N. J. -- Students at Washington Elementary School in Lodi had a special visit Wednesday from Otto the Auto to teach them about traffic safety.
Lodi Police Sgt. Russell Inserra accompanied Otto to help reinforce safety messages about bicycle, pedestrian and car safety.
The students were able to interact with Otto while learning about staying safe on the streets.
Otto the Auto is a friendly talking car sponsored by AAA of North Jersey. The visit was timely given the upcoming Halloween season, officials said.
For more information about Otto, visit the AAA website .