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Highway Patrol Begins Holiday Enforcement Period

HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) -

This is a news release from the Mississippi Highway Patrol.


The Mississippi Highway Patrol will begin the 2014 Thanksgiving Holiday Enforcement Period on Wednesday, November 26 at 6 p.m. and will conclude Sunday, November 30 at midnight. All available manpower will be utilized during the period to ensure safe travel on roadways throughout the state. Troopers will be conducting checkpoints in order to enforce child restraint and seatbelt  laws while also removing impaired drivers. Motorists are encouraged to obey posted speed limits and avoid distracted driving issues while traveling.



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