GSP has busy month of Sept. monitoring traffic in Valdosta

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Posted at 1:41 PM, Oct 07, 2018
and last updated 2018-10-07 22:43:50-04

VALDOSTA, Ga. (WTXL) - Georgia State Patrol had a busy month of September monitoring traffic in Valdosta. 

According to Sergeant First Class Tracy Tabb, Valdosta troopers investigated 96 traffic crashes, resulting in 34 injuries and one fatality during the month of September. 

Tabb said that during Sept., troopers stopped 1,234 vehicles resulting in: 706 citations, 28 D.U.I. arrests, 78 seatbelt violation citations, 19 child restraint violation citations, 352 speeding citations, and 32 distracted driving citations.  

Valdosta troopers also made six drug arrests and issued 1,226 warnings during the month of Sept.