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Troopers urge drivers to watch for school buses

Updated: 09/02/2014 2:28 PM
Created: 09/02/2014 8:34 AM WHEC.com

With children heading back to school this week, state police are urging New Yorkers to support the AAA's annual "School's Open - Drive Carefully" campaign.
    
The campaign alerts motorists to the risks to school-age children from motor vehicle crashes, the leading cause of death for children from 5 to 14 years old.
    
State Police say drivers need to be extra cautious as vacation-minded children are apt to be less careful. Drivers should be particularly alert for children darting out between parked cars on busy streets.
  





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