MOORHEAD, Minn. (KFGO AM) -- Authorities in Clay County issued 20 citations for distracted driving yesterday.
Moorhead police, Clay County deputies, and state troopers teamed up with the Moorhead School District to increase driver's awareness around school buses.
Some officers rode school buses, while others were stationed along the route in their squads to make contact with those seen texting or violating the law.
It's illegal for anyone under 18 in Minnesota to use a cell phone while driving.
The enforcement effort continues today.