JACKSON, MS (WLBT) - Mississippi Highway Patrol officers have already ticketed over a thousand travelers.
From Friday and Saturday 1,334 violations have been written.
Deputies responded to 24 collisions with five injuries. One of those accidents was fatal and two were alcohol related. Sixty nine DUI's have been reported.
Officers cited 40 people for seat belt violations and 17 for child restraint violations.
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