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CHP: 15 traffic deaths over Memorial Day weekend

Tuesday, May 28, 2013

It's been a busy three days for the California Highway Patrol.

The CHP reports 15 traffic deaths on the roads over the Memorial Day weekend, four more than last year. Six of those killed were not wearing a seatbelt.

Statewide, more than 1,100 were arrested for driving under the influence. That's only slightly down from last year.

In the Bay Area, there have been 165 DUI arrests and two fatal crashes

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