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Indiana State Police stepping up patrols

INDIANAPOLIS(WAVE) – Indiana State Police are prepared to deal with a little "March Madness"of their own.

Over thenext 17 days, which includes the start of a NCAA Tournament and Saint Patrick'sDay, Troopers will lead Operation Pullover Blitz 70.

The blitzwill target impaired and dangerous drivers using extra patrols in both markedand unmarked cars.

Over thesame period last year, 38 people died on Indiana roadways, 20 percent of thedrivers were drunk or impaired.

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