is in the midst of a crackdown on overweight trucks, The Mobile
Register reported Sept. 18.
state troopers are checking the weight of semis in the Mobile area
this week, focusing primarily on Interstates 10 and 65, as well
as other U.S. highways. Many of the vehicles being used in the effort
are unmarked, but all troopers involved are in uniform, the Department
of Public Safety told the newspaper.
Register, quoting Mobile County District Court sources, reported
that trucks faced a find of $210 if they are found to be overweight.