The Missouri State Highway Patrol has confirmed that there were nine deaths reported over the Christmas holiday weekend. There were a total of 294 crashes. *0 of these crashes resulted in injuries. Another 106 people were arrested for DWI. All of these crashes occurred during the counting period. The counting period for the Missouri State Highway Patrol began at 6.p.m. on December 21, 2019 and ended on Christmas Day at 11:59 .p.m. No deaths were reported by police on Christmas Day.