With the Rain, Came Crashes

By Monica Garske
|  Friday, Mar 8, 2013  |  Updated 6:36 PM PDT
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Friday’s wet weather caused hundreds of car accidents along San Diego roadways, according to statistics released by the California Highway Patrol.

According to the CHP, a total of 343 accidents were reported in CHP jurisdictions Friday from midnight through 5:59 p.m.

CHP stats show that 101 crashes happened during the early rainy Friday hours before 6 a.m., followed by 125 accidents through noon.

From noon through 5:59 p.m. an additional 117 crashes were reported to CHP officers.

CHP officials say that on a normal, “good weather” day, there about 50 to 75 traffic collisions reported in the county.
 

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