A haunting Halloween alert to drivers: Be alert for trick-or-treaters

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MENIFEE – Ghosts, goblins and ghouls are not the only things that go bump in the night on Halloween! Fasten your sheet belts as the Menifee Police Department is issuing a fang-tastic reminder encouraging drivers to be extra careful as more children are out walking the neighborhood haunting for treats.“Driving under the influence can turn a spooktacular night into a real-life nightmare,” Menifee Police Chief Chris Karrer said. “If your night involves enjoying alcohol at a  Halloween party, make sure you plan for a sober ride home. Even one drink can impair judgment.”Because of the parties, trick-or-treating and other festivities, Halloween night can be especially dangerous on our nation’s roads. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), ad
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