With an alarming number of speed-related traffic fatalities and serious crashes reported on Minnesota roads, state officials announced a statewide crackdown on speeding drivers and an education campaign aimed at motorists who are driving at dangerous speeds:

“In 2020 we saw at least a 12-percent increase in the number of serious and injury that were directly a result of a speeding driver that’s not acceptable we need to be part of that solution.”

Mike Hanson Office of Traffic Safety director.