CHP cracking down on distracted driving in Valley
FRESNO, Calif. (KFSN) -- The California Highway Patrol is cracking down on distracted drivers here in the Valley.
On Monday the CHP kicked off a zero tolerance campaign aimed at citing drivers who are texting or talking on the phone.
Distracted driving can also include eating, reading, tuning the radio, and applying makeup.
The CHP says distracted driving kills thousands of people each year.
The initial fine is $159.
The enforcement period will run through Friday.
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