State patrol says crackdown netted 1,300 drivers

POSTED: 02:44 PM MDT Sep 10, 2013    UPDATED: 02:45 PM MDT Sep 10, 2013 
DENVER -

The Colorado State Patrol and law enforcement agencies throughout the state say they arrested more than 1,300 impaired drivers during a Labor Day campaign to cut down on accidents.

The state patrol said Tuesday the crackdown between Aug. 16 and Sept. 3 included saturation patrols throughout the state.
    
The crackdown is one of 12 impaired-driving initiatives that are targeting national holidays and large public events.