CVSA’s Annual Blitz to Focus on Speeding July 14-20

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5 Jul 2019

July 14-20 law enforcement officers will crack down on speeding as part of CVSA’s annual Operation Safe Driver Week. This year’s theme is “Late won’t kill you, speeding will.”

While officers will focus on drivers that are speeding, they will also be looking for other unsafe driving behaviors such as texting, reckless driving, following too closely, impaired driving and many other dangerous behaviors.

Speeding has been involved in nearly one third of all accidents over the past twenty years as noted by CVSA President Chief Jay Thompson with the Arkansas Highway Police. Over 6,000 of the nearly 11,000 citations were issued during last year’s blitz for speeding.

Read the full article from CCJ here.