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MSP outlines school, road, home tips for safety


September 1, 2018

P.J. Glisson/Daily Globe

EVEN THOUGH school safety is serious business, Michigan State Trooper Jerry Mazurek finds time to laugh during a Thursday training session with staff at A.D. Johnston Junior-Senior High School in Bessemer.

WAKEFIELD - With Gogebic County schools opening on the day after Labor Day, Michigan State Police want drivers to be mindful of buses on the roads and kids on crosswalks.

In a Thursday interview at MSP's Wakefield's office, trooper Jerry Mazurek warned that drivers of all other vehicles must be mindful of the following state code on school buses: "The operator of a vehicle overtaking or meeting a school bus that has stopped and is displaying two alternately flashing red lights located at the same level shall bring the vehicle to a full stop not less than 20 feet from the school bus and shal...

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