Media Briefing: UDOT and UHP Remind Drivers —
Crossing the Double White Lines is STILL Illegal
Despite construction suspending Express Lanes, UDOT and UHP partner for education and enforcement blitz to remind drivers about the law
Ride-alongs and media availability regarding education and increased Express Lane enforcement efforts by the Utah Department of Transportation (UDOT) and the Utah Highway Patrol (UHP) will be available.
UDOT and UHP are partnering to educate drivers about how to correctly use Express Lanes to reduce congestion and improve traffic.
Despite the fact Express Lane restrictions are suspended between Salt Lake and Lehi, it’s still illegal to cross the double white lines.
UHP Sgt. Mercadez BarrettWHEN:
Friday, Nov. 2 at 9 a.m.
Ride-along with UHP troopers as they educate drivers regarding Express Lane laws. Seating is limited, and we will likely stagger ride-along times for reporters/photographers. Please call ahead if you are interested in scheduling a time.
Exit I-15 at U.S. 89 (Exit 324), then stay right to exit at Park Lane/Farmington (Exit 395). Turn east on Park Lane, then south on Lagoon Drive and follow the signs to the UHP office.
UDOT Public Information Officer