Boone County Releases Statistics from 4th of July Weekend

BOONE COUNTY (WIFR) -- The Boone County Sheriff's Department conducted seat belt and DUI checks over the extended holiday weekend.

Out of the seat belt patrols, there were 22 seat belt infractions, one uninsured motorist, seven equipment violations, one county ordinance written and one drug arrest made.

From the DUI patrols, 22-year-old Rosendo Salinas Flores and 29-year-old Jamie Kelly were arrested for DUIs.

Additionally, three speeding tickets, four uninsured motorists, two seat belt citations and 13 citations for various equipment and other offenses were written.

These patrols are funded through a grant from the Illinois Department of Transportation.

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