PennDOT and its safety partners, the Montgomery County Health Department, Buckle Up PA, the Pennsylvania State Police and municipal police, will hold a news conference and enforcement event at 1 p.m. today in East Norriton, Montgomery County, to highlight a statewide aggressive-driving campaign that runs through Aug. 16.
Representatives will discuss the enforcement, which will target motorists exhibiting aggressive-driving behaviors such as running red lights, speeding and tailgating. The campaign’s complementary education efforts will emphasize that distracted drivers can exhibit aggressive-driving behaviors.
PennDOT data for Montgomery County shows that in 2011, 25 people were killed in crashes involving aggressive driving.
Thursday, July 19 – 1 p.m.
East Norriton Township Building
2501 Stanbridge Street
East Norriton, PA 19401