Motorcycle Awareness Month Begins
JEFFERSON CITY - Tuesday, May 1 marks the start of Motorcycle Awareness Month, and MoDOT's campaign to encourage drivers to watch for motorcycles.
As the weather continues to warm up, more motorcyclists will take to the roads.
Aside from asking drivers to be more cautious, MoDOT is also asking motorcyclists to make themselves more visible on the road.
Last year, there were 671 crashes involving a motorcycle and 82 fatalities.