Troopers step up back-to-WSU enforcement
Last updated 8/4/2022 at 10:25am
PULLMAN – The Washington State Patrol will be conducting emphasis patrols Aug. 9-20 as Washington State University students return to Pullman for fall semester.
Troopers will be focusing on speeding, distracted/impaired driving and other collision-causing violations on highways leading across Eastern Washington, including Interstate 90, U.S. Highways 195 and 395, and state Highway 26, among others.
Speeding is a major cause of collisions, officials said, noting troopers will be closely monitoring speeds on rural highways.
“Our primary mission is to ensure that everyone arrives ba...