The Texas Department of Public Safety has increased its patrols in Texas in a yearly effort to stop drinking and driving during the 2013 Labor Day weekend. The increased patrols will continue until September 9, 2013.
The purposes of the increased patrols is to curb alcohol related motor vehicle crashes. Such patrols, which target possibly impaired drivers, are funded through a grant by the Texas Department of Transportation. The 2012 Labor Day holiday resulted in almost 1,900 DWI arrests in Texas.
Sheadyn R. Rogers of Rogers Law Firm is Board Certified in Personal Injury Trial Law and represents individuals and families who are seriously injured or wrongfully killed by drunk drivers. If you or your loved one have been injured in a motor vehicle crash by a drunk driver, call Sheadyn R. Rogers at (361) 356-6057 for a free consultations concerning your case.