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13 killed in holiday wrecks

By 69 News, follow: @69news, news@wfmz.com
Published On: Nov 26 2012 06:00:00 PM CST
Updated On: Nov 26 2012 10:31:55 PM CST

State Police say 13 people were killed in motor-vehicle accidents across the state over the Thanksgiving holiday weekend.

State Police say 13 people were killed in motor-vehicle accidents across the state over the Thanksgiving holiday weekend.

Officials say 349 people were hurt in more than 1,100 wrecks.

They say five of the people killed were not wearing their seat belt and two of the deadly crashes were alcohol related.

Last year 10 people were killed in holiday accidents.