Tuesday, March 16, 2010

THP Advises Against Relying On "Dumb Luck"

Troopers with the Cookeville district of the Tennessee Highway Patrol have announced that they will conduct what are called Saturation Patrols on Highway 111 in Putnam County, as well as Highway 111 and Highway 52 in Overton County for St. Patrick's Day. The Department is reminding Cookeville area motorists to designate a sober driver and don’t depend on "dumb luck" this St. Patrick’s Day. The THP says their count of fatal accidents for the official 2010 St. Patrick’s Day holiday begins at 6 pm tonight and runs through 7 am on Friday, March 19th.