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Numbers are in after four-day DUI blitz

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Posted at 6:04 PM, Jan 05, 2015
and last updated 2015-01-05 20:04:36-05

SALT LAKE CITY — A four-day DUI blitz conducted by Utah Highway Patrol netted thousands of stops and nearly 80 DUI arrests, according UHP officials Monday.

The blitz started New Year’s Eve at 9 p.m. and ended Sunday at midnight. In the 3,902 stops made there were 73 DUI arrests, 1,841 stopped for speeding, 100 seat belt violations and 150 crashes, according to a tweet from UHP Monday.

There were no fatalities.