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Deadly accidents in GA and AL during Thanksgiving holiday

(Source: AP Graphics) (Source: AP Graphics)

(WTVM) – Traffic fatalities have been released over the Thanksgiving holiday.

Alabama State Troopers investigated 14 traffic deaths during 2016’s five-day Thanksgiving travel period.

In Georgia, the numbers were a bit higher ending the holiday weekend with 20 traffic deaths. The state is on the way to topping last year’s total number of fatalities, with a month still to go in the year.

Alabama troopers investigated 419 traffic crashes, resulting in 2004 injured during the travel period, and they assisted 200 motorists who encountered problems along Alabama’s roadways.

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