State Rep. Says Stronger Scott’s Law May be Needed

State Rep. Says Stronger Scott’s Law May be Needed

SPRINGFIELD — It might be time for tougher laws to get drivers to pull over when passing an emergency vehicle on the side of the road. Republican Rep. Tim Butler says there needs to be stronger punishment for violators of Scott’s Law.

Just this year two state troopers have been killed while working on the side of the road. And 15 state police cars or troopers have been hit.

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