State Police Tally Up Holiday Accidents


While most people were out celebrating Independence Day weekend, Connecticut State troopers were busy patrolling our highways.

They investigated 310 crashes between midnight on July 1 and July 4  and 44 of those crashes involved injuries.

There were no fatal crashes reported.

Police said troopers issued 2,005 speeding tickets, 255 tickets for failing to wear a seat belt and made 77 arrests for drunken driving.

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