Photo/Story Gallery 2008

FHP Promotes Safety in Bristol

Elementary and middle school students check out FHP’s command bus at Safety Day in Bristol.Students line up to look at safety displays set up at a Liberty County school..On April 29th, 2008, Liberty County hosted a special Safety Day at Tolar Elementary & Middle School in Bristol, Florida.

Members of the Department of Highway Safety & Motor Vehicles (FLHSMV), Florida Highway Patrol, Florida Wildlife Commission, Liberty County Sheriff’s Office, and the Liberty County Fire Department participated in the event. FHP staff brought a command bus and a patrol car for the kids to check out while FLHSMV staff provided a FLOW mobile (Florida Licensing on Wheels).

All participating agencies set up exciting displays of equipment and provided staff to help teach safety lessons to over 600 children in attendance. A special thanks to Lieutenant Ken Ellis, Troop H Public Affairs Officer, Corporal Scott Overstreet, and Samantha King, Division of Drivers License, who coordinated the event.

Pictured above left, elementary and middle school students check out FHP’s command bus at Safety Day in Bristol and right, students line up to look at safety displays set up at a Liberty County school.