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Highway Patrol asks motorists to help Santa keep community safe in new video

December 20, 2017 GMT

The North Carolina State Highway Patrol posted a Christmas-themed video on social media Wednesday asking that motorists help Santa keep the community safe this holiday season.

In the video, Sgt. Mike “Scrooge” Baker says troopers are focusing on four major things this holiday:

1. That everyone in a car wears a seatbelt

2. That drivers are monitoring their speed to avoid being in a crash

3. That drivers are minimize distractions while in the car

4. And that no one is driving while impaired