(CBSDFW.COM) – The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) will have extra troopers on the roads over the Thanksgiving weekend.
Troopers will focus specifically on stopping traffic violations and helping stranded motorists along Interstates 20 and 30.READ MORE: Day 2 Of The State Fair Of Texas Brings Visitors Fun, Football & Fried Food
The Texas DPS recommends to not drink and drive and use alternative transportation after consuming alcohol.READ MORE: No Injuries Reported After Propane Tank Explosion At Texas Motor Speedway
They also recommend that travelers prepare for bad weather and check their vehicles before their trip.MORE NEWS: Officials: 2 Missing Texas Kids Found Alive After Being Kidnapped By Registered Sex Offender
Troopers are looking for speeding, seat belt usage and drunk driving on the two highways from Palo Pinto County to the east Texas State Line.