As part of Christmas Operation implemented annually by the Department of Public Security (SSP) of Yucatan, the state agency reported on eight accidents without fatalities, three people arrested Y two property fires.
In relation to traffic events in the city of Merida, Peripheral and state highways, registered from 7:00 a.m. on the 24th, until 5:00 a.m. December 25th, it was learned of eight accidents, with a balance of five people injured and none dead.
During the same period of time, the SSP Ambulance Unit reported a total of 42 services, of which 23 were for trauma (car accident, fall and burns) and 19 for illnesses. Of the total figure, 17 cases required transfer to hospitals.
Roadside assistance and checkpoints
In addition to the surveillance routines, in terms of services provided by the elements of the corporation to citizens, the Undersecretary of Road Services reported 14 supports from Road aid to drivers for reasons such as mechanical and electrical failures, lack of fuel, damaged tires, among others.
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17 vial filters were placed in the Peripheral and avenues of Merida, as well as three speed bumps on the Peripheral, with the same objective of preventing accidents. Based on this same report from the Department of Land Traffic Experts of the SSP, three people were arrested for driving under the influence of alcohol.
For their part, the Firefighters of the Claims and Rescue Directorate, between 6:00 a.m. on December 24 and 6:00 a.m. today, December 25, 54 services attended, including a traffic accident, two farm fires, a vehicle fire, 18 brush fires, seven gas leaks, among others.
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