State Police Tally Up Holiday Accidents

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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.

Copyright AP - Associated Press
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