The Kansas Highway Patrol released preliminary data from its Memorial Day weekend holiday activity on Tuesday. The reporting period for the holiday weekend ran from 6:00 p.m. on Friday, May 26, 2017, through 11:59 p.m. on Monday, May 29, 2017.
KHP personnel assisted 1,091 motorists over the holiday reporting period.
Also during that time frame, the Patrol worked two fatal crashes, neither of which was alcohol-related. The crashes occurred in Johnson and Hodgeman counties. Further details on these fatal crashes can be found at the KHP Crashlog website at www.accesskansas.org/ssrv-khp-crashlogs/index.do.
Information in the table is compared to data from 2016. The 2016 reporting period was from 6:00 p.m. on Friday, May 27, through 11:59 p.m. on Monday, May 30, 2016.
|Fatal Non-DUI Related Crashes||2||0|
|Non-DUI Related Fatalities||2||0|
|Fatal DUI Related Crashes||0||1|
|DUI Related Fatalities||0||1|
|Safety Belt Adult Citations||252||230|
|Safety Belt Adult Warnings||13||18|
|Safety Belt Teen Citations||10||6|
|Safety Belt Teen Warnings||1||2|
|Child Restraint Citations||26||24|
|Child Restraint Warnings||5||6|