The Carson City Sheriff’s Office held a saturation patrol that focused on speeding drivers on Friday in areas where crashes occurred in Carson City.
The areas patrolled were Fairview Drive from Highway 50 East to South Edmonds Drive and North Carson Street from Lakeview Hill to Winnie Lane. In all, 38 citations were issued.
Another saturation patrol to focus on speeding and careless drivers is set for Friday in Carson City.
The event will take place during street vibrations, and traffic is expected to be heavy.
According to the Carson City Sheriff’s Office, the possibility of crashes is increased by drivers and riders who do not obey the posted speed limits and operate their vehicles in a careless manner. The patrols are held to reduce the possibility of car crashes by speeding drivers.