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Click It or Ticket campaign reminds drivers: buckle up May 23-June 5 and every day

Wyoming law enforcement is reminding drivers about the lifesaving benefits of wearing a seat belt this spring during the U.S. Department of Transportation’s National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s (NHTSA) national Click It or Ticket high-visibility enforcement effort.

The national seat belt campaign, which coincides with the Memorial Day holiday, runs from May 23 to June 5, 2022.

“So far this year, 81 percent of fatal crashes have been with a motorist not wearing a seatbelt,” said Interim Administrator Lt. Colonel Shannon Ratliff of the Wyoming Highway Patrol.

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