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2021-06: Patrol Reports Memorial Day Weekend Holiday Activity

Posted on June 1, 2021 at 2:47 PM by Shayndel Jones

KHP personnel assisted 748 motorists over the holiday reporting period

The Kansas Highway Patrol is releasing its Memorial Day Weekend Holiday Activity Report. The reporting period for the holiday weekend ran from 6 p.m. on Friday, May 28 through 11:59 p.m. on Monday, May 31, 2021. 

The Kansas Highway Patrol worked three fatal non-DUI related crashes with five non-DUI related fatalities during the holiday reporting period. 

Information in the table is compared to data from 2019 and 2020 for the same reporting period. 

 Enforcement Data  2019 2020 2021
DUI Arrests 21 15 20
Speed Citations 776 1,031 781
Speed Warnings 626 708 474
Safety Belt - Adult Citations 276 151 76
Safety Belt - Adult Warnings 18 16 9
Safety Belt - Teen Citations 11 6 1
Safety Belt - Teen Warnings
2 3 1
Child Restraint - Citations 39 29 20
Motorist Assists 1,002 1,026 748

 Crash Data 2019 2020 2021
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 5

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