NEWS RELEASE: July 9, 2013
FROM: The Kansas Highway Patrol
CONTACT: Technical Trooper Casey Simoneau, (785) 296-6800
Patrol Reports Independence Day Holiday Weekend Activity
KHP personnel assisted 1,559 motorists over the holiday reporting period
The Kansas Highway Patrol is releasing its Independence Day weekend holiday activity. 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, 2013. 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.