The Washington County Sheriff’s Office is urging motorists to remember these simple driving tips for your Independence Day weekend:
- Watch your speed;
- Do not follow the car in front too closely;
- Do not drink and drive;
- Do not text and drive;
- Wear your seatbelt;
- Know your destination;
- Do not drive when you are tired;
- Avoid distractions from other passengers; and,
- If you have a designated driver, make sure he or she can be trusted to get you home.
Extra patrol will be out during the extended holiday weekend. Remember these tips and have a safe Fourth of July!