Minnesota Troopers Announces Patrol Saturation in West Central Minnesota 16 Dec 13


On Tuesday, December 17th, every State Patrol Trooper, Supervisor and Investigator in the St. Cloud district which covers a large portion of central and west central Minnesota will be out working the road for increased visibility and will be taking enforcement action on offenses most likely to kill people: Seatbelt, speed, failure to yield, and inattentive driving (texting, rolling stops, etc.)

Highways designated for increased efforts are MN Hwy 25 in Wright, Sherburne and Benton County’s, MN Hwy 29 in Swift and Pole Counties, and US Hwy 71 in Todd, Stearns and Kandiyohi Counties, MN Hwy95 in Benton County and MN Hwy55 in Pope, Stearns, Kandiyohi, Meeker and Wright Counties.

The State Patrol reminds motorists to pay attention when driving, obey the speed limit, don’t drink and drive, and wear their seat belts.