Troopers Assist Over 1,500 Motorists

Kansas Highway Patrol troopers assisted 1,559 motorists over the Independence Day holiday reporting period.

The reporting period for the holiday weekend ran from 6:00 p.m. on Wednesday, July 3, through 11:59 p.m. on Sunday, July 7. During that time, the Patrol worked one fatal crash, which resulted in one death. That crash was not alcohol-related. The Patrol did not work any DUI-related crashes over the reporting period.

Activity 2013
Total Fatal Crashes 1
Total Fatalities 1
DUI Related Crashes 0
DUI Related Fatalities 0
DUI Arrests 37
Speed Citations 1,407
Speed Warnings 1,160
Adult Seatbelt Citations 525
Adult Seatbelt Warnings 70
Teen Seatbelt Citations 18
Teen Seatbelt Warnings 8
Child Restraint Citations 70
Child Restraint Warnings 10
Motorists Assisted 1,559