Highway Patrol has increased patrols on I-35 after a string of
fatality accidents in recent weeks. A "zero tolerance"
policy will be enforced by officers.
jumped 50 percent last week on I-35 from Norman to Purcell. Seven
people have died on the 10-mile stretch of roadway in the past
are occurring near two different construction zones on the stretch
of road between Norman and Purcell. Troopers will be patrolling
the construction zones full time.
will be paying closer attention to people driving over the speed
limit or following too close behind other vehicles. Fines in construction
zones are more than double.