8 people die in Georgia holiday weekend accidents

The Georgia State Patrol reports eight people died on state roads over the Labor Day weekend holiday which is 10 fewer than expected.

Between 6 p.m. Friday and midnight Monday, 2,231 accidents injured 614 people.

While there were over 500 more accidents than the 1,725 expected there were hundreds fewer injuries than the 975 projected for the 78 hours.