'Operation Summer Brake' starts on Monday
Posted at: 08/25/2013 11:18 AM | Updated at: 08/25/2013 11:19 AM
If you are headed to the State Fair next week or traveling for any reason on the Thruway, troopers are urging drivers to be alert.
New York State Police say they will be running an initiative starting this Monday and running through Labor Day called "Operation Summer Brake."
Troopers say the operation focuses on preventing crash-causing behavior like driving drunk, aggressive driving and speeding.
Officials encourage motorists to safe on the road by being alert, driving responsibly, avoiding distractions and watching your speed.
Troopers say they will be out in full force over the next week.