The Georgia State Patrol is predicting 2,330 traffic crashes during the New Year’s Holiday travel period that begins tonight at 6 PM.  Along with the crashes, they predict 1,004 injuries and 16 deaths.

In the 2008-2009 Holiday period for New Year’s there were  2,998 crashes with 1,222 injuries and 22 deaths.

The holiday travel period ends at midnight this Sunday evening.