Updated 9/15/20


The Tennessee Highway Patrol office will visit WKSR Bonus Hour Wednesday morning at 8:30 a.m. to discuss safety and other issues with the audience.
Also, the Tennessee Highway Patrol will conduct sobriety roadside safety checkpoints the week of September 25th in Giles County on State Route 273  at mile marker 13.1.
Impaired driving is a serious crime that kills more than 16,000 people and injures 305,000 others every year in the United States.
Troopers will evaluate drivers for signs of alcohol or drug impairment.
They will target those who operate a vehicle while impaired and take corrective actions for other violations observed while ensuring the protection of all motorists.
The Tennessee High way Patrol recognizes that sobriety checkpoints are highly visible and effective tools in the battle against impaired driving.