State police release updated holiday enforcement numbers


HARTFORD, Conn. (WTNH) — Connecticut State Police will continue bumping up their presence on the roads throughout Monday to try and curb drunk driving.

As of 3:30 p.m. on Monday, police handed out 490 tickets for speeding and made 23 DUI arrests.

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419 accidents are being investigated, with two of them being deadly.

There were also more than 5,000 calls for service.

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