Traffic Fatalities Down This Past Labor Day

By: 23 Weekend News
By: 23 Weekend News

This past Labor Day was the safest on Illinois roadways since 1981.

According to the Illinois Department of Transportation and Illinois State Police, there were only 12 traffic deaths from the recent Labor Day weekend. That is the lowest number since 1981.

IDOT says that figure reflects drivers being more alert and making smart decisions while traveling.


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