John Barrette

No warnings, just citations, given out on U.S. Highway 50 East

Goose egg, slang for zero, was an evident goal Friday as law enforcement went after speeders on U.S. Highway 50 driving into Carson City. “We’re here doing zero tolerance,” Trooper Dan Lopez said during a break from spotting multiple speeding drivers with a laser device so law enforcement colleagues could pull them over to issue citations. At least a dozen officers from the Nevada Highway Patrol and the Lyon and Carson City sheriffs’ offices took on the task during the morning commute. It was part of stepped-up enforcement, at least through Aug. 12, and other efforts to combat injury and …

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The Nevada Appeal Updated Jul 26, 2013 11:17PM Published Jul 26, 2013 06:11PM Copyright 2013 The Nevada Appeal. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.