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Officials cracking down on seat belts as fatalities rise


Last updated 5/25/2021 at 9:56am

With traffic fatalities up 12 percent over this time last year, the Colorado Department of Transportation and Colorado State Patrol are partnering with 47 law enforcement agencies for the largest seat belt enforcement campaign of the year, Click It or Ticket.   

The Click It or Ticket enforcement period will run from Monday, May 24, to Sunday, June 6. The enforcement period encourages people to buckle up to avoid a citation but, more importantly, get home safely to their loved ones. 

In 2020, 612 people, including pedestrians, were killed on Colorado roads. Of those killed, 365 were in p...

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