Law enforcement officers to ride trains Tuesday

08/26/2013 12:06 PM

08/26/2013 12:07 PM

Area law enforcement agencies will conduct a cops on rails operation over a three-hour period Tuesday, according to the Sedgwick County Sheriff’s Office.

Sheriff deputies and officers with the Wichita Police Department and Kansas Highway Patrol will ride on trains between 10:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. to watch for drivers who fail to stop for approaching trains.

Fines are $195, plus $98 in court costs, for such infractions.

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