No St. Paddy’s Day alcohol-related crashes in St. Joseph County, police say
MISHAWAKA, Ind. – There were no alcohol-related crashes on St. Patrick’s Day and crash numbers even decreased from last year, according to Mishawaka Police.
Lt. Tim Williams says there were only 29 crashes and only one of them resulted in injuries Saturday night into early Sunday morning.
That is down from 33 crashes, 5 resulting in injuries in 2017.
Williams also reported there was only one DUI arrest made in the entire county around 1:20 a.m. Sunday morning.
Alcohol is believed to have played a major role in both incidents.