Jackson, Pass up -The Mississippi Highway Patrol (MHP) concluded the 2022 Memorial Day Getaway Vacation Enforcement Period of time Monday at midnight. The enforcement period of time started on Friday, May perhaps 27, at 12:01 am.
The Mississippi Highway Patrol issued a overall of 15,263 citations, made 375 arrests for impaired driving, and cited 1,615 motorists for seatbelt violations. MHP also investigated 125 crashes resulting in 49 accidents with 4 lethal crashes and 4 fatalities. The fatal crashes happened in Stone, Washington, Claiborne, and Yazoo Counties.
In addition, the Mississippi Freeway Patrol Motor Provider Division done 420 inspections on industrial motor motor vehicles in excess of the vacation interval.
On Friday, Might 27, 2022, at close to 11:49 pm, the Mississippi Freeway Patrol responded to a lethal crash on Freeway 49 in Stone County.
A 2013 Chevrolet Malibu driven by 33-12 months-aged Jacob Anderson of Saucier, MS, traveled north on Freeway 49 when it collided with a parked 2010 Peterbilt Semi truck-trailer on the right shoulder.
A 2012 Dodge Charger pushed by 33-yr-aged Lashanqua Goodwin of Gulfport, MS, was touring north on Freeway 49 when it collided with the 2013 Chevrolet Malibu. Travellers Marion Rutledge of Wiggins, MS, Kevin Cole of Decatur, GA, and Lenard Harvey of Gulfport, MS, obtained reasonable accidents.
David L. Singletary, 55, of Wiggins, a passenger of the 2013 Chevrolet, obtained lethal injuries from the crash and was pronounced useless at the scene.
This crash remains below investigation by the Mississippi Highway Patrol.
On Sunday, May well 29, 2022, at approximately 1:42 pm, the Mississippi Freeway Patrol responded to a fatal crash on Highway 454 in Washington County.
A 2018 Harley Davidson FLHXS driven by 46-yr-old Benjamin Crossett of North Tiny Pulaski, AR, was touring west on Freeway 454 when the motorbike still left the roadway and overturned. Benjamin Crossett gained lethal accidents from the crash.
This crash continues to be under investigation by the Mississippi Highway Patrol.
On Sunday, Might 29, 2022, at approximately 4:04 pm, the Mississippi Freeway Patrol responded to a deadly crash on Freeway 18 in Claiborne County.
A 2003 Chevrolet Trailblazer pushed by 44-12 months-previous Eddrick D. Great of Port Gibson, MS, traveled west on Freeway 18 when the auto still left the road and collided with a tree. Eddrick Great gained lethal accidents from the crash and was pronounced lifeless on the scene. Mr. Fantastic was not wearing his seatbelt at the time of the crash.
This crash stays underneath investigation by the Mississippi Freeway Patrol.
On Monday, Could 30, 2022, at about 11:45 pm, the Mississippi Highway Patrol responded to a deadly crash on Highway 16 in Yazoo County.
A 2012 Ford F-150 driven by 19-year-old Haley A. McCrory of Vicksburg, MS, traveled west on Highway 16. A 2012 Honda Accord pushed by 57-12 months-outdated Tracy A. Anderson traveled east on Freeway 16. Both equally automobiles collided head-on. Tracy Anderson gained fatal injuries from the crash and was pronounced dead on the scene. Haley McCrory obtained unknown injuries and was transported to Benefit Overall health in Canton.
Mr. Anderson was donning his seatbelt at the time of the crash. Ms. McCrory was not putting on her seatbelt at the time of the crash.
This crash remains under investigation by the Mississippi Freeway Patrol.
Citations – 15,263
Seatbelt and Child Restraint – 1,615 DUIs – 375
Crashes – 125 Fatal Crashes – 4 Fatalities – 4
Motorist Assist – 109
Citations – 5,734
Seatbelt and Little one Restraint – 465 DUIs – 160
Crashes – 104 Deadly Crashes – 3 Fatalities – 3
Motorist Assist – 56