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. 


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