Ohio State Highway Patrol releases Thanksgiving Holiday Report

The Ohio State Highway Patrol has released their Thanksgiving Holiday Report.

In the five-day period beginning on Wednesday, November 25 through Sunday, November 29th, there were 9 fatal crashes, with 9 people dying as a result. Of the nine killed two of the cases involved impaired driving, 4 were not wearing a seat belt, and 2 were pedestrians. Troopers arrested 298 people for impaired drivers, and 193 for drugs. They also issued 944 seat belt and 146 distracted driving violations. Fatal crashes and deaths are down from last year's 15 fatal crashes and 18 death.

 

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Hello! My name is Cameron Saliga, from Middlefield, Ohio, a short distance from Cleveland. I recently graduated from Ohio University in May of 2019 with my Bachelors of Science in Meteorology.