Troopers patrolling highways for violators - KCBD NewsChannel 11 Lubbock

11/28/09

Troopers patrolling highways for violators

LUBBOCK, TX (KCBD) - As folks head home after the Thanksgiving holiday, troopers will patrol Texas highways looking for speeders, drunk drivers, and anyone not wearing a seat belt.

From Wednesday through Sunday during the Thanksgiving holiday last year, DPS troopers wrote 5,322 speeding tickets, 562 seatbelt violation citations, and 257 citations for child safety restraint violations. They also arrested 252 drunk drivers.

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