State police respond to 7,000 calls during holiday weekend
State police say they responded to nearly 7,000 calls during their stepped-up patrols during the New Year's holiday weekend.
Troopers say from Dec. 30 to Jan. 2 they responded to 276 accidents, including two fatal crashes.
According to police, there were 34 motorists charged with driving under the influence.
Overall, they handed out 1,800 tickets.