Washington State: Dangerous-driving crackdown underway on I-5 in Pierce County

A crackdown is underway this week on aggressive and dangerous driving on Interstate-5 in Pierce County. State troopers are out in force looking for violators who for speeding, distracted driving, following too close, unsafe lane changes and aggressive driving in general. The troopers will be focusing on truck drivers and other commercial vehicles, but anyone who violates the law will get a ticket.

The crackdown was sparked by a half dozen crashes in recent months, along one stretch of I-5 through Tacoma.