Troopers will be out in force

— In preparing for this holiday weekend, troopers will be bolstering emphasis patrols in areas with peak traffic volumes and calls for service, the Washington State Patrol has announced.

Troopers will be focusing on distracted driving violations.   

They will be looking for drivers talking or texting on cell phones.

Drivers are reminded to slow down, watch their following distance and avoid unsafe lane changes. 

Troopers will also be focusing impaired drivers.


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