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Jul 06

2020-15: Patrol Reports Independence Day Holiday Activity

Posted on July 6, 2020 at 11:35 AM by Shayndel Jones

KHP personnel assisted 920 motorists over the holiday reporting period.

The Kansas Highway Patrol is releasing its Independence Day Holiday Activity Report. The reporting period for the holiday ran from 6 p.m. on Thursday, July 2 through 11:59 p.m. on Sunday, July 5, 2020. 

The Kansas Highway Patrol worked three non-DUI related fatal crashes involving three non-DUI related fatalities over the holiday. 

Information in the table is compared to data from 2018 and 2019.

 Enforcement Data  2018 2019 2020
DUI Arrests 3 28 20
Speed Citations 505 1,131 824
Speed Warnings 286 956 622
Safety Belt - Adult Citations 144 247 97
Safety Belt - Adult Warnings 7 10 5
Safety Belt - Teen Citations 4 10 4
Safety Belt - Teen Warnings
0 2 0
Child Restraint - Citations 19 38 5
Motorist Assists 433 1,151 920

 Crash Data 2018 2019 2020
Fatal DUI Related Crashes 0 0 0
DUI Related Fatalities 0 0 0
Non-DUI Related Crashes 0 1 3
Non-DUI Related Fatalities 0 1 3
**Reporting period for 2018 was from 6 p.m. Tuesday, July 3 through 11:59 p.m. Wednesday, July 4.
Reporting period for 2019 was from 6 p.m. Wednesday, July 3 through 11:59 p.m. Sunday, July 7.
Reporting period for 2020 was from 6 p.m. Thursday, July 2 through 11:59 p.m. Sunday, July 5.

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