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DPS Road Check Results

 Results are in for a DPS safety inspection of more than 8,700 commercial vehicles.

It was a three day inspection effort in June called “Road Check 2014.”

More than 1,800 18-wheelers, buses and other commercial vehicles were placed out of service for a variety of safety violations.  Drivers were also checked out to see if they were in compliance with state and federal laws.  263 drivers weren’t and because of that they were all taken off the road.

In all, DPS issued 2,715 citations and almost 25,000 warnings.
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