Here are some good takeaways from the article:
- Nov. 7, 2000, was the last day in Texas with no fatal crashes, according to the Texas Department of Transportation
- On average 10 people die every day in crashes in Texas
- In El Paso, police spokesman Sgt. Enrique Carrillo said in an email Tuesday “there have been a total of 61 traffic fatalities” so far in 2019. “November and December have traditionally been the months with the highest numbers of DWI arrests,” he said.
- In the past, most fatal crashes have occurred between Friday and early Sunday morning from midnight to 3 a.m., he said.
The article, in its entirety, can be found on the El Paso Times website, click here to read it!