Topeka and Riley County Police warn "you drink, you drive, you lose"

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TOPEKA, Kan. (WIBW) - Topeka Police are warning "you drink, you drive, you lose" during statewide campaign.

TPD and Riley County Police Dept. announced they are joining 190 other local and state law enforcement agencies across Kansas to participate in the 'You Drink. You Drive. You Lose.' campaign. It will take place from August 15th through Labor Day, which is September 2nd.

Law enforcement officers will focus on removing drunk and drugged drivers from Kansas roadways.

The Kansas Department of Transportation says alcohol and drugs are involved in 40% of crash deaths on Kansas roads.

The enforcement campaign is paid for by a grant from KDOT.