While it's been a soggy Fourth
of July for many, troopers in Albany say the wet weather hasn't caused too
problems on the roadways.
Fourth of July is a
normally a busy time on the roads across the country and South Georgia. Albany
Georgia State Patrol Post 40 only had to report to the scene of three crashes
since July 3rd.
The G-S-P corporal supervisor is pleased that the numbers are
low and that motorists are paying attention on the roads. But the holiday weekend is just getting
"Like I said, this is
only for post 40, it's a good thing, that means that people are paying
attention to the weather and attempt to drive safe," said Andrew McKenzie, Georgia State Patrol Post 40, corporal supervisor
So far one D-U-I arrest has been made by
G-S-P, as well as 200 vehicle stops.