Speed check by air operation
State police at Fogelsville conducted a speed check enforcement detail using an aircraft. The detail was conducted on Friday, Aug. 24, along Interstate 78 in Salisbury Township, Lehigh County, beginning about 10 a.m.
As a result 11 speeding citations were issued with the highest speed clocked at 102 miles-per-hour. After the detail participating patrol units resumed regular patrols.
Troopers will continue with periodic use of such speed checks along I78 in an effort to target aggressive drivers and reduce crashes.