JACKSON, Miss. (WTVA) - The Mississippi Highway Patrol’s (MHP) Memorial Day enforcement period begins Friday at 12:01 a.m.
During this time, state troopers will conduct saturation patrols and watch for speeding and reckless driving.
The enforcement period ends Monday.
MHP conducts similar enforcement periods for major holidays, such as Thanksgiving and New Year’s.
During last year’s Memorial Day enforcement period, troopers investigated 148 crashes, including one death.
Edited to read "ends Monday."