2018-01-10 / For The Record

State Patrol report

State troopers from the Sylvania Post of the Georgia State Patrol investigated nine traffic crashes during the month of December 2017 in Burke County. Sgt. First Class J.C. Lacienski said the traffic crashes resulted in 20 injuries and two deaths.

SFC Lacienski said troopers from Post 21 also issued 95 traffic citations in the county during the month. The total includes five arrests for Driving Under the Influence, 57 citations for speeding and 13 seatbelt violations. Troopers also issued 154 warnings.

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