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More troopers brought in to patrol Wyoming-Idaho road

JACKSON, Wyo. (AP) — Authorities are stepping up traffic enforcement along a stretch of roadway in western Wyoming in response to semitrailers ignoring the seasonal closure of Teton Pass.The Jackson Hole News and Guide reports (http://bit.ly/2mggIu5) that Lt. Matt Brackin says Wyoming Highway Patrol has been using new technology for about a year that alerts troopers to the semitrailers.Teton Pass is closed to all tractor-trailer traffic from Nov. 15 to April 1 every year.