Missouri Highway Patrol Memorial Day Traffic Stats
Missouri Highway Patrol officials report working 23 traffic crashes in the sixteen northeast Missouri counties covered by Troop B during the Memorial Day holiday weekend.
Those crashes resulted in two injuries. The water patrol division reports one boat crash in the Troop B area. Two extra enforcement efforts were underway with the Combined Accident Reduction Effort and 20 Mile Trooper programs in effect.
The patrol reports 415 summons’ issued for speeding, 67 tickets for seat belt violations and three arrests for driving while intoxicated in the Troop B area.
Troopers report 261 motorist assists.