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State Patrol Reports 78 Accidents Over Thanksgiving Holiday

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YAKIMA, Wa -  State Patrol responded to almost 80 accidents in the Yakima-Sunnyside area over the Thanksgiving holiday.

Snowfall made for dangerous driving conditions on the interstate and state highways between Yakima and the Tri-cities.

State patrol reports 78 accidents -- from last Wednesday at noon -- until six this morning -- in the Yakima-Sunnyside area. Troopers responded to 58 accidents during yesterday's snowstorm.

WSP also reports 31 drunk driving arrests.  That's up from 26 last year.

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