Fourth of July Highway Crack Down - KFDA - NewsChannel 10 / Amarillo News, Weather, Sports

Fourth of July Highway Crack Down

This Fourth of July weekend DPS troopers are heading to the highways prepared to crack down on safety violations.

To reduce the number of fatalities during holiday periods troopers across the state are participating in operation care that stand for combined accident reduction effort.

Last year during the Fourth of July weekend DPS troopers made nearly 700 DWI arrests, $11,000 thousand speeding tickets, $2,000 safety belt violations, and nearly 600 child booster seat violations.

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