Operation crash reduction initiative

The Shenandoah County Sheriff’s Office is taking part in the nationwide Operation Crash Reduction initiative through October 9th.

October is the deadliest month on the Virginia roadways.

Please drive safely and help reduce the number of crashes within our

Keep the following tips in mind, while driving:

  • ¬†Allow ample time to reach your destination safely.
  • Slow down and obey posted speed limits!
  • Be extra cautious of hazards and pedestrians during dusk and dawn.
  • Never drive when you are impaired or fatigued.
  • Stop for pedestrians at crosswalks!

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VDOT working hard to keep us safe

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Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) continue to treat the roads and advising caution when traveling.

Patches of ice may still exist especially on the secondary roads bridges and overpasses.

You are asked to adjust your speed, breaking distance, allow space between your vehicles and give plows room to work.

Use main roads as much as possible as they are in the best shape.

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