They see you whenever you’re texting, they know whenever you’re driving drunk, know in the event you’ve been a foul or good driver, so be good, or face a ticket or handcuffs.
Granted, it’s not the normal model of the traditional Christmas carol, however it’s a warning for Lehigh Valley drivers heading out this weekend.
Pennsylvania State Police from Troop M, which covers the area and Bucks County, are planning their particular Christmas vacation enforcement from 12:01 a.m. on Christmas Eve by 11:59 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 25.
Troopers may have elevated patrols and can be centered on aggressive drivers, distracted drivers, and automobiles with seat belt violations and little one seat belt infractions.
Distracted drivers embrace these texting whereas driving, utilizing listening to impairment units, careless driving and reckless driving.
Different troopers can be centered on impaired motorists driving whereas inebriated or medication.
In the course of the 2019 enforcement interval, pre-COVID-19, there have been 32 crashes, 217 visitors violations handed out, 82 dashing tickets delivered, and 6 DUI arrests.
A reminder for everybody, in the event you see an emergency responder like police, EMS, tow vans, PennDOT personnel and roadside help automobiles, state law requires drivers to maneuver over and decelerate.
A change final yr doubled the legislation’s fines and added a brand new level system for violations.
Higher be careful, higher not cry, since you’ve been warned, drivers.
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