11-26-15-Missouri State Highway Patrol Reminds You to Buckle Up

With the arrival of the holiday week, the Missouri State Highway Patrol wants to drivers to buckle up and be safe.  Last year’s Thanksgiving weekend was one of the deadliest in recent history. 18 people were killed in the state of Missouri in Thanksgiving weekend traffic crashes – up 41-percent from the year before. The Highway Patrol reports 63-percent of Missouri’s fatal crash victims were not wearing a seatbelt.