QUICK LINKS:

State Police to target distracted drivers through "Operation Hang Up"

Created: 04/09/2014 12:33 PM WHEC.com

Put the cell phone away when you’re driving. State Police are out to catch you if you don’t. Troopers are cracking down on drivers who are using mobile devices.

“Operation Hang Up” will be in effect Thursday April 10 through Tuesday April 15. State Police are keeping a close eye on the Thruway and other roadways. 

If you’re caught and it is your first offense, the maximum fine is $150.





News10NBC/WHEC-TV welcomes your opinion and interaction on our website, but please remember to keep it clean. If you're advertising for another business, being profane, vulgar or slanderous your post will be deleted. By commenting on this website, you agree that anything you post may be used, along with your name and profile picture, in accordance with our Privacy Policy and the license you have granted pursuant to our Terms of Use. Comments are not pre-screened before they posted.

Rochester

Broken Clouds
46°
69° | 45°
  • Feels like: 41° F
  • Wind: SW 9mph
  • Humidity: 86%
  • Wed Abundant sunshine
    72° | 48°
  • Thu Sunshine
    74° | 53°
  • Fri Sunny
    76° | 54°
  • Sat Sunshine
    77° | 55°