|STATE OF CONNECTICUT
Department of Public Safety
1111 Country Club Road
Middletown, Connecticut 06457
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
May 26, 2009
STATE POLICE MEMORIAL DAY STATS
The following is a summary of the State Police motor vehicle Memorial Day weekend enforcement.
The Operation started on 05/22/09 at midnight and continued until midnight on 05/25/09.
05/22/09 midnight until 05/25/09 11:59 p.m.
Accidents--257 with injury 47 2-fatal (Preston) (Trumbull)
DWI Arrests--- 64 Seatbelt Tickets --1499 Speeding Tickets--1056
As the summer season continues motorists are reminded, if they see a suspected drunk driver call 911 as this is a true emergency. Help the State Police continue to keep the highways and roadways of Connecticut safe.
Lt. J. Paul Vance