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Wyoming’s ‘Trooper in a Truck’ program makes nearly 40 stops

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Wyoming’s ‘Trooper in a Truck’ program makes nearly 40 stops
Wyoming Highway Patrol (WHP) troopers wrote nearly 40 citations to motorists as part of their "Trooper in a Truck" campaign on June 15. (Courtesy: WHP)

CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Wyoming Highway Patrol (WHP) troopers stopped nearly 40 motorists June 15 as part of their “Trooper in a Truck” campaign to crack down on unsafe driving.

According to a WHP Facebook post, 36 stops were made over a three-hour period.

Of those, 18 were warnings and four were crash assists.

Tickets and arrests included the following:

  • 19 tickets for speeding.
  • Six tickets for lack of insurance or invalid driver’s licenses.
  • Two trickets for no seatbelts.
  • One arrest for possessing a controlled substance.
  • One warrant arrest.
  • One ticket for no CDL.
  • Three commercial vehicle inspections.
  • Two commercial drivers were placed out of service.

 

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