Patrol reports Memorial Day weekend holiday activity

The Kansas Highway Patrol has released preliminary data from its Memorial Day weekend holiday activity. The reporting period for the holiday weekend ran from 6 p.m. May 27, 2016, through 11:59 p.m. May 30, 2016. During that time, KHP worked one fatal crash that was alcohol-related. KHP personnel assisted 1,079 motorists over the holiday reporting period.

Memorial Day holiday statistics

  • Total non-alcohol related fatal crashes – 0
  • Total non-alcohol related fatalities – 0
  • DUI related fatal crashes – 1
  • DUI related fatalities – 1
  • DUI arrests – 25
  • Speed citations – 1,009
  • Speed warnings – 693
  • Adult seatbelt citations – 230
  • Teen seatbelt citations – 6
  • Child restraint citations – 24
  • Motorists assisted – 1,079

Information thanks to Kansas Highway Patrol.


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