Fewer Died on Missouri Roads Memorial Day Weekend

With more people traveling over holiday weekends, the chance for accidents goes up, and Missouri was no exception on Memorial Day weekend 2013. Although accidents were up, fatalities from those accidents was down, with five fatalities over the Memorial Day weekend in 2013 compared to nine fatalities over Memorial Day weekend in 2012. According to Lt. John Hotz, weather could have contributed to the fact that there were more accidents.