Washington State Police upping patrols through Thanksgiving weekend

Troopers in Washington are anticipating many travelers on the road this Thanksgiving, and are upping their presence to ensure roads are safe.

The Washington State Patrol said troopers in Spokane, Whitman, Adams, Grant and Kittitas counties will run emphasis patrols from Nov. 15-25, focusing on driving violations.

Drivers can expect to see more law enforcement along Interstate 90 over Snoqualmie Pass, as well as State Routes 26 and 195 for those heading to and from Pullman, where the Apple Cup will be held Nov. 23.