WICHITA, Kan. (KSNW) – The Kansas Highway Patrol is releasing preliminary data from its New Year’s weekend holiday activity. The reporting period for the holiday weekend ran from 6 p.m. on Friday, December 30, 2016, through 11:59 p.m. on Monday, January 2, 2017.
During that timeframe, the patrol worked three fatal crashes, none of which were alcohol-related. The fatal crashes occurred in Ottawa, Douglas, and Harper counties.
Information in the table is compared to data from 2016. The 2016 New Year’s reporting period was from 6:00 p.m. on Thursday, December 31, 2015, through 11:59 p.m. on Sunday, January 3, 2016.
|Fatal Non-DUI Related Crashes||3||2|
|Non-DUI Related Fatalities||3||2|
|Fatal DUI Related Crashes||0||0|
|DUI Related Fatalities||0||0|
|Safety Belt – Adult Citations||77||90|
|Safety Belt – Adult Warning||5||6|
|Safety Belt – Teen Citations||2||5|
|Safety Belt – Teen Warning||0||0|
|Child Restraint Citations||15||15|
|Child Restraint Warnings||2||3|