CT State Police release July 4 stats including DUI arrests

The final Connecticut State Police holiday stats for the July 4th Holiday Operation are listed below.

The holiday count began on July 3rd starting at midnight and continued until midnight on July 5th.

TOTAL ACCIDENTS: 170

  • with injury: 48
  • fatal: 2

DUI ARRESTS: 33
SPEEDING TICKETS: 859
OTHER HAZARDOUS MOVING VIOLATION TICKETS: 2,461

State Troopers will continue to enforce all motor vehicle laws as the summer continues. IF YOU SEE A SUSPECTED DRUNK DRIVER, THAT IS AN EMERGENCY, Call 911.

NOTE: 2014 stats (July 3 to July 6, 2014): 312 accidents; 47 with injury; 0 fatals; 42 DUI, Arrests; 1,559 speeding tickets; 3,841 other hazardous moving violation tickets