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NFL salary cap increases by $10 million

...after his weekend arrest in Charlotte, N.C., on a charge of driving while impaired and speeding.North Carolina Highway Patrol Master Trooper John Burgin said Hampton was driving 100 mph in a 55-mph zone on Interstate 77 early Saturday. Hampton...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2015-03-02/nfl-salary-cap-increases-10-m
Warrenville man crashes car into medical building

...Carolina Highway 421, where James Ford, 35, wrecked a 2003 Ford Expedition, according to Lance Cpl. Judd Jones with Highway Patrol.Ford was driving south on Highway 421 when he went off the right shoulder, over-corrected, crossed the highway...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-02-27/warrenville-man-crashe
Aiken County tractor-trailer wreck stalls traffic

...Part of Desoto Drive at Williston Road remains closed after an early morning tractor trailer crash.South Carolina Highway Patrol Lance Cpl. Judd Jones said the tractor trailer driver was transported to Georgia Regents Medical Center with non...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-02-20/aiken-county-tractor-trailer
Winter storm slams parts of the South, dropping snow, sleet; Northeast freezes in bitter cold

...wrecks were being reported, according to the state Highway Patrol.A winter storm warning was in effect for 10 western...treating roads and putting crews on standby. The state Highway Patrol said more than 80 wrecks had been reported in six...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-02-16/winter-storm-slams-parts-south-drop
Georgia eyes new Savannah River bridge, but wreck count low, officials say

...on the outer westbound lane then crossed back, striking the inner rail of the bridge, according to South Carolina Highway Patrol Lance Cpl. Judd Jones. He was taken to a hospital with serious injuries.Transportation and public safety officials...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-02-14/georgia-eyes-new-savannah-ri
Aiken County sees 8 traffic deaths in first 5 weeks of 2015

...increase compared to this time last year, and even one is too many," said Lance Cpl. Judd Jones of the South Carolina Highway Patrol.In the first week of February, Aiken County saw four traffic fatalities, surpassing three fatal crashes in January...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-02-13/aiken-county-sees-8-tr
Identifying drugged drivers is test for police

...it's not uncommon to see motorists get arrested for driving while under the influence of legal drugs.South Carolina Highway Patrol Lance Cpl. Judd Jones said he's seeing more people disobeying doctors' orders by driving on prescription medicine...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-02-14/identifying-drugged-dr
I-20 crashes slowing traffic

...to a standstill Wednesday when the South Carolina Highway Patrol was called around 11:30 a.m. to two accidents...apart in the construction area. According to the highway patrol's real-time traffic information, no one was injured...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-02-04/i-20-crashes-slowing-t
Aiken County coroner releases names in 2 fatal traffic accidents

...pulled off Shaws Ford Road onto Cooks Bridge Road in front of an oncoming vehicle, according to South Carolina Highway Patrol Lance Cpl. Judd Jones.Keith was taken to Aiken Regional Medical Centers and died at 10:10 a.m. as a result...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-02-03/coroner-releases-names
Motorist, 50, killed in Aiken crash

...driving the vehicle while his license was suspended.The coroner said the vehicle was discovered by the South Carolina Highway Patrol, which was assisting the Aiken Department of Public Safety.Excessive speed and alcohol use might have been contributing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-01-30/motorist-50-killed-aiken-cra