Acting Captain Rob Huss
Government and Media Relations
(360) 596-4010 – office
(360) 596-4015 – fax

*** For Immediate Release***

Date: November 15, 2012
Contact: Trooper Will Finn
Phone: 360-449-7960
Cell: 360-827-2036
Twitter: @wastatepatrol

Drive Safely Thanksgiving Weekend

Southwest Washington -- The Washington State Patrol (WSP) is asking motorists that are travelling during Thanksgiving weekend to drive safely and be prepared for the unexpected.

Motorists will see increased traffic volumes and should be alert and drive with caution.  Drive at a reasonable speed, taking into consideration traffic and roadway conditions.  Plan for extra travel time to your destination to ensure you arrive safely. 

The Washington State Patrol is dedicated to maintaining roadway safety during this busy holiday weekend.  If you see dangerous driving behaviors, please call 911 as soon as it is safe to do so.  With your help, we can all have a safe holiday.