New Years Eve DUI Numbers Doubled

The Colorado State Patrol arrested four people for driving under the influence of alcohol New Years Eve. State patrol says that one of the drivers taken into custody caused a minor accident with no injuries. The Grand Junction Police Department reports only one DUI arrest, and the Mesa County Sheriff's Office says they made no DUI arrests. Last New Year's Eve there were two DUI arrests made in Mesa County, but according to the national highway traffic safety administration last new year's eve four people died as a result of alcohol related crashes in Colorado.