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State Police Issue Crackdown Leads to 48 Tickets on I-684

Somers-based troopers were out in force Thursday.

State Police Issue Crackdown Leads to 48 Tickets on I-684

State troopers based at the Somers barracks were out in force on Interstate 684 Thursday waging a crackdown on speeders.

The results: Troopers issued 48 tickets, mostly for speeding.

State Police ran the special speed limit enforcement effort from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Troopers said their goal with such efforts is to reduce highway deaths and injuries as well as property damage that comes with auto accidents.

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