The Georgia State Patrol along with the Georgia Department of Transportation is predicting 3,750 traffic crashes across the Peach State this Thanksgiving Holiday Season.

Along with the crash prediction, they are predicting 1,390 injuries and 16 deaths this holiday travel period.  In 2008 there were 3,815 traffic crashes with 1,457 injuries and 19 fatalities during the Thanksgiving Holiday Traffic Period.

This year’s traffic count started at 6 PM yesterday evening and will go through Sunday night at midnight.