Kansas kids ages 5-13 can win big prizes in the state’s Put the Brakes on Fatalities Day poster contest. Three statewide winners will receive family packages at the Great Wolf Lodge in Kansas City, Kan., and $50 gift cards from Dillions.
Also, 18 regional winners in the six regions and age groups ages 5-7, 8-10 and 11-13 will each receive a bicycle and a helmet donated by Safe Kids Kansas.
The deadline to enter the contest is less than a month away.       Entries must be postmarked by Sept. 19, and should be mailed to: AAA Kansas, Public Affairs, 3545 SW 6th Street, Topeka, KS, 66606. On the back of the standard-size paper entry must be the child’s full name; age at time of entry; mailing address; county; a parent’s name; and contact phone number. For more information, go to Kansas Department of Transportation’s website.
Put the Brakes on Fatalities Day is a nationwide effort to increase roadway safety and reduce traffic fatalities.