Extra traffic enforcement begins on College Avenue

Posted: January 28, 2013 at 10:23 a.m.

The Fayetteville Police Department began extra traffic enforcement this morning on College Avenue between North Street and Millsap Road, according to a news release.

Officers in marked and unmarked vehicles will be looking for violations including distracted driving, following too close, improper use of the center lane, failure to yield, failure to signal turn or lane changes, improper right turn and disobeying traffic signals, according to the news release.

"The goal of the department is to bring awareness to drivers regarding traffic collisions and hopefully reduce the number of accidents on N. College Avenue," the news release stated.