Tuesday, July 7, 2015

PA State Police Release Fourth of July Crash Statistics

The Pennsylvania State Police released their crash statistics from this year's Fourth of July three-day holiday (July 3rd through July 5th) in Pennsylvania.

**Note:  This data does not include crashes that are being investigated by local law enforcement.

2015 Statistics

  • 473 Total Crashes investigated
  • 133 injuries
  • 4 fatalities
  • 59 crashes were alcohol related
  • 441 DUI arrests
  • 10,416 speeding citations issued
  • 662 for not wearing seatbelts
  • 225 motorists for not securing children in safety seats