Honolulu, Hawaii 2021-09-13 10:23:02 –
September 9, 2021 6:30 am HST
* Updated at 6:06 am on September 9th
Twelve drivers were arrested for drunk driving during the week of August 30th to September 5th.
Two of the drivers were involved in a car accident. One of the drivers was under the age of 21.
So far this year, there have been 739 drunk driving arrests compared to 639 in the same period last year, an increase of 15.7%.
Compared to 524 in the same period last year, there have been 543 serious accidents this year, an increase of 3.6%.
To date, 16 fatal crashes have occurred and 16 fatalities have occurred. In contrast, 13 fatal crashes occurred during the same period last year. This represents a 23.1% increase in fatal crashes and a 23.1% increase in fatalities.
Drunk driving obstacles and patrols continue throughout the island.
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