By CBS3 Staff

NEWTOWN, Pa. (CBS) – With Memorial Day weekend coming up, PennDOT, and state and local police agencies are urging drivers to take care on the roads. At a news conference in Newtown, Bucks County Monday morning.

“A celebration can end in tragedy in a split second,” Krys Johnson with PennDOT said.

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Officials announced extra enforcement will be conducted over the Memorial Day holiday weekend, targeting drivers under the influence.

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PennDOT data shows three people died in crashes in the Philadelphia region in 2020.

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