# State Patrol Report Shows Grays Harbor DUI, and Speed Collisions Down

Below, the numbers are separated by county.

Clallam/Jefferson Counties
·         DUI related collisions were down 15% with 44, as compared to 52 in 2008.
·         Speed Related Collisions were down 18% with 126, as compared to 153 in 2008.

Mason County
·         DUI related collisions were down 45% with 45, as compared to 82 in 2008.
·         Speed related collisions were down 39% with 67, as compared to 109 in 2008.

Kitsap County
·         DUI related collisions were up 23% with 117, as compared to 95 in 2008.
·         Speed related collisions were up 10% with 273, as compared to 248 in 2008.

Grays Harbor County
·         DUI related collisions were down 21% with 37, as compared to 47 in 2008.
·         Speed related collisions were down 12% with 69, as compared to 78 in 2008.

Pacific and Wahkiakum Counties
·         DUI related collisions were up 23% with 27, as compared to 22 in 2008.
·         Speed related collisions were down 29% with 53, as compared to 75 in 2008.

Statewide, 2009 was the safest year in traffic since 1955. For statewide information here is a link to the Washington Traffic Safety Commission’s News Release: http://www.wtsc.wa.gov/pie/releases/2009Fatals.php.”