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UHP Participates In Nationwide Crackdown On Distracted Driving

May 2, 2019, 6:32 AM | Updated: 6:46 am

SALT LAKE CITY, Utah – On the Road to Zero Fatalities, troopers have been out in force looking for distracted drivers.

Utah Highway Patrol spent the final day of April taking part in a coast-to-coast crackdown on distracted driving.

UHP said troopers spent extra time on Utah interstates looking for drivers using their phones while behind the wheel.

They said they found most drivers had their hands on the wheel at 10 and 2.

Authorities’ message: Put the phone down. It can wait.

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UHP Participates In Nationwide Crackdown On Distracted Driving