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Click It or Ticket Campaign begins in Pueblo County

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Beginning today, heightened seat belt enforcement begins in Pueblo County, which has one of the lowest seat belt use rate in the entire state.

The Sheriff's Office will send out extra deputies to patrol roads across the area and issue citations for drivers and passengers not wearing a seat belt. There will be no warnings issued for violations.

In Colorado, seat belts are mandatory for all drivers and front seat passengers. Fines can range from $65 for unbuckled adults, to $82 if a child is not restrained.

The Click It or Ticket campaign lasts through Sunday, July 23.

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