KENNEWICK, Wash. - With Halloween happening on a Friday night, police expect to see more action on the road than usual.
A report from AAA shows motor vehicle fatalities on Halloween increase an average of 30% when October 31st lands on a Friday or Saturday.
From 1997 to 2006, there were 17 vehicle fatalities on Halloween in Washington, and 9 of them happened on a Friday or Saturday night.
It's recommend party goers make plans to get a ride home. Otherwise drunk drivers could face a $5,000.00 fine if caught.