The Connecticut State Police had 4,504 calls for service, assisted 366 motorists, responded to 246 accidents with 2 involving serious injuries and 3 reported fatalities, made 29 DUI arrests, issued 472 citations for speeding and 186 seatbelt citations. We issued 483 citations for hazardous moving violations (to include: unsafe lane change, following too closely, move over, etc). These are reflective of the time period beginning on Friday, May 26th at midnight and ending at 11:59 p.m., on Sunday, May 28th, 2023.

2023 Memorial Day Weekend Enforcement Stats:

Calls for service: 4,504

Speeding: 472

Seatbelt violations: 186

Hazardous moving violations: 483

DUI arrests: 29

Motor Vehicle Accidents: 246

With reported injuries: 25

Serious Injuries: 2 – Middlefield, Windsor Locks

Fatalities: 3 – Greenwich (1), Middlebury (2)

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Stephen Krauchick

By Stephen Krauchick

DoingItLocal is run by Steve Krauchick. Steve has always had interest with breaking news even as an early teen, opting to listen to the Watergate hearings instead of top 40 on the radio. His interest in news spread to become the communities breaking news leader in Connecticut’s Fairfield County. He strongly believes that the public has right to know what is happening in their backyard and that government needs to be transparent. Steve also likes promoting local businesses.

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