Seven out of 10 People Killed in Missouri Auto Accidents Not Wearing Seat Belts

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That's the message from the St. Louis County Police who also report that one-in-four Missourians don't regularly wear a seat belt.

And now the po-po is out to change that. Beginning today the St. Louis County Police will spend the next two weeks in an "aggressive" effort to crack down on drivers and passengers not wearing seat belts.

So, you know, "click it, or ticket."

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