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By Kim Harris
Managing Editor 

Back-to-school safety tips to get students to and from school in one piece


Last updated 8/16/2018 at 9:17am


As students head back to school in the coming weeks so it's important to know the rules of the road when it comes to driving in and around school zones.

As students prepare to head back to class in the coming weeks, it's important to remind residents that morning and afternoon commutes will now see an influx of school-aged children as they are walking, biking, driving and even riding buses to and from school.

In a perfect world, drivers would be able to count on those children to pay attention to their surroundings, but since that perfect world is more of a pipe-dream than reality, drivers should exercise caution while driving in school zones and even neighborhoods.

According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, 75 school-...

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