despp: **UPDATE #2 ** State Police Issue July 4th Traffic Stats
2013

{Connecticut State Police Patch}  
STATE OF CONNECTICUT
Department of Emergency Services &
Public Protection
Connecticut State Police
Public Information Office
1111 Country Club Road
Middletown, Connecticut 06457
 
Contact: 
860-685-8230
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Reuben Bradford
Commissioner
Colonel Danny R. Stebbins
Deputy Commissioner
Division of State Police
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
July 5, 2013

                                                                           ** UPDATE **
   STATE POLICE ANNOUNCE JULY 4 HOLIDAY WEEKEND ENFORCEMENT RESULTS
 
    The Connecticut State Police stats for the July 4th holiday weekend are listed below.  
 
    The holiday count began on July 3rd starting at 12:01 a.m. and will continue until midnight
on July 7th.   

   Summary from midnight on July 3 through 16:30 hours on July 5: :

 

Total accidents:  155

   with injury:  25

  with fatalities:  0

DUI Arrests:  32

Speeding Tickets:  1,172

Seatbelt Tickets:  236

Other Hazardous Moving Violation Tickets:  2,634

 

  

  State Troopers will continue to enforce all motor vehicle laws as the summer continues.

  

  If you see a suspected drunk driver, that is a true emergency, please call 911.

 

Note: 2012 July 4 stats:  323 accidents,  45 DUI arrests,  1059 speeding tickets





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Lt. J. Paul Vance

 





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