SAN DIEGO dui lawyers at www.SanDiegodui.com and San Diego drunk driving attorneys at www.SanDiegoDrunkDrivingAttorney.net report that three people died in traffic crashes in San Diego County over the Thanksgiving holiday, compared with five deaths locally during the same period in 2007.
Statewide, traffic crashes claimed 29 lives between 6 p.m. Wednesday and 11:59 p.m. Sunday, compared with 41 traffic deaths during the same period a year ago, said San Diego drunk driving criminal defense lawyers.
CHP officers in San Diego County made 119 San Diego drunk driving / DUI arrests during that period, compared with 137 San Diego drunk driving arrests a year ago.
Statewide, 1,530 DUI suspects were arrested, compared with 1,638 DUI arrests over the Thanksgiving holiday in 2007.
The number of fatalities reflects deaths reported by all law enforcement agencies in California. The DUI arrests are those made only by CHP officers.
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