“Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over” DUI Emphasis Patrols This Weekend

The Washington State Patrol along with county, and local law enforcement are stepping up DUI emphasis patrols for the Labor Day weekend as part of the “Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over” enforcement and education campaign.

Through Sept. 4 state, county and local law enforcement officers will target drunken and drug-impaired driving offenses to encourage motorists to act responsibly

Officials say on average about 149 people die in summertime car crashes making summer the deadliest deadliest season on the roads.