South Carolina: Kershaw Sheriff Jim Matthews puts teeth into speed and DUI enforcement efforts
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From The State
ON I-20 GOING EAST AT 100 MPH — “Here’s your roller coaster, guys!” Kershaw County Sheriff’s Deputy Lt. Scott Myers said as his 2011 unmarked Dodge Charger rose up over a rise in the road.
At a normal speed, say 75 mph, the bump wouldn’t be noticeable. But at 100 mph, which Myers was doing to catch up to a driver who’d been following another car too closely, the car seemed to lift into the air.
“I’m not using my blue lights because I don’t want people to panic and get out of the way real quick,” Myers said. ….MORE