Traveling back from the holidays requires safer driving

2 years 11 months 1 week ago Sunday, December 28 2014 Dec 28, 2014 Sunday, December 28, 2014 6:59:00 PM UTC December 28, 2014 in News
By: Raven Brown, KOMU 8 News Reporter
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COLUMBIA- As the holidays come to an end a few more people will be on the roads to travel home. 

Since November 2014 there have been a total of 75 online traffic crash reports on the Missouri State Highway Patrol website. Of the 75 incidents 26 occurred in Boone County, 17 in Cole County, and 32 in Callaway County. Out of the 75 crashes, three of them were reported as fatal.

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