KHP personnel assisted 858 motorists over the holiday weekend
The Kansas Highway Patrol is releasing its Christmas Weekend Holiday activity. The reporting period for the holiday weekend ran from 6:00 p.m. on Friday, December 23 through 11:59 p.m. on Monday, December 26. Preliminary KHP results indicate it was a fairly safe weekend on Kansas roads, with the Patrol working no fatal crashes compared to two in 2010. The only area in which arrests increased compared to 2010 was DUI’s which numbered 22 in 2011 and 18 in 2010.