DPS out in full force monitoring roadways this holiday weekend - KCBD NewsChannel 11 Lubbock

5/29/10

DPS out in full force monitoring roadways this holiday weekend

LUBBOCK, TX (KCBD) - If you're hitting the road this holiday weekend, there's good news! Gas prices continue to drop. 

AAA Texas found the average price fell seven cents to $2.67 a gallon.  Here in Lubbock we found prices as low as $2.45 a gallon at Bolton's.

Also, remember to drive safely. The Texas Department of Public Safety will have troopers patrolling all major highways.

During the holiday weekend last year they arrested 622 drunk drivers and wrote about 8,500 speeding tickets.

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