Work Zone Awareness month

Officials hope the campaign brings attention to motorist and worker safety.

Posted: Apr. 2, 2018 10:33 PM

TUPELO, Miss. (WTVA) - Did you know April is Work Zone Awareness month?

Mississippi Department of Transportation crews typically work just feet away from vehicles traveling at high speeds.

Every spring, National Work Zone Awareness month is held to bring national attention to motorist and worker safety.

Officials hope the effort will help drive down the number of deaths on roadways in the state.

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