Troopers Spend Morning Targeting Aggressive and Distracted Driving

[September 25, 2020] Indiana State Police conducted a special patrol targeting aggressive and distracted driving this morning on US 52 in Tippecanoe and Clinton Counties.

Between 7:00 a.m. and 9:00 a.m., troopers issued a total of 14 traffic tickets and 44 warnings. Ten of those traffic tickets were issued for speeding. Also, one commercial vehicle was placed out-of-service for a load securement violation.

According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), from 2012-2018, nearly 23,000 people were killed in crashes involving a distracted driver. The Indiana State Police strive to reduce and prevent fatal and injury crashes, and to promote roadway safety. We ask that you please be a responsible driver and help us help you!

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