On Friday (January 6, 2022), the Ministry of Interior conducted enhanced controls on the territory of the Republic of Macedonia to sanction vehicles moving at speeds higher than allowed, with 407 drivers sanctioned. Of these, 86 vehicles were moving at a speed of over 50 kilometers per hour more than the allowed, and 26 vehicles were moving at even over 70 kilometers per hour more than the allowed speed. Thereby, 119 drivers exceeded the speed limit in a populated area, and 288 out of a populated area.
The intensified police controls continue in the coming days. We urge all traffic participants to respect the traffic rules and regulations and to jointly contribute to safer roads.