DUI’s down over Holiday Weekend says CHP


chpEL CENTRO – The El Centro CHP released their accident/ fatality statistics gathered over the past Memorial Day weekend.


The report was mixed as there were half the property damage collisions this year as last, dropping from 4 to 2. However, this year saw three injury collisions while 2012 had only one.


The Valley for the second year in a row had no fatalities. Another positive note was the decrease in DUI arrests, 2012 had 5 such arrests and 2013 had 3.