CHP releases holiday activity and arrests


EL CENTRO - The California Highway Patrol issued driving statistics for the Fourth of July weekend Maximum Enforcement Period (MEP) for the El Centro Area Wednesday.

According to their records, the CHP had eight Driving under the Influence arrests, two incidents of property damage due to vehicle collisions and two minor injury collisions. There were no fatalities reported. The report did not have comparisons with the previous years arrests or collisions.