July 4 DUI arrests in region total 37, reports CHP

California Highway Patrol officers arrested 37 people on suspicion of driving while intoxicated in the San Diego region on the Fourth of July holiday and the preceding evening, the state agency reported Thursday.

No traffic fatalities occurred in the region during the 30-hour span beginning at 6 p.m. Tuesday, according to the CHP.

Statewide, road accidents claimed nine lives over the period, and 479 people landed in jail on DUI charges, the Highway Patrol reported.

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Posted by Maureen Robertson on Jul 5 2012. Filed under News, Sheriff/Fire. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0. You can leave a response or trackback to this entry

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