Two people died on Nebraska roads during the Thanksgiving holiday from Nov. 21-26, the Nebraska State Patrol said Monday. The two deaths were in Howard and Thayer Counties. The same number of people died in traffic accidents during the same time a year ago, State Patrol Spokeswoman Deb Collins said.
The NSP also handed out:
• 213 seat belt citations and warnings
• 1,340 speeding citations
• 286 motorist assists
• 68 no proof of insurance
• 42 child restraint citations and warnings
• 39 citations for driving under the influence, 21 for open alcohol containers and 12 for minor in possession.