Alabama Law Enforcement Agency

ALEA troopers investigate 23 fatal crashes during holiday period
Alabama Law Enforcement Agency officials announced that state troopers investigated accidents that resulted in 23 traffic deaths during the 17-day Christmas and New Year’s Day holiday travel period, which began at 12:01 a.m. Saturday, December 16, 2017, and continued until midnight Monday, January 1, 2018. The total is significantly lower than the total from the same period in 2016, when troopers investigated 31 traffic fatalities. The fatal traffic crashes occurred…