drunk driving

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Ford Program Uses An Impairment Suit To Teach Students The Unnerving Effects Of Driving Drunk

Ford is working hard to get the message out to students about the dangers of drinking and driving. Not by textbooks or lecturing, but by experience.



5K ‘Walk Like MADD’ Fundraiser Looks To Work Toward Eliminating Drunk Driving

Every two minutes throughout the United States, a person is injured in a drunk driving crash — not including 200 child deaths in 2013.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/17/2015

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Motorcyclist Killed, Struck By Suspected Drunk Driver In Sterling Heights

It happened as the bike was stopped at a traffic light on Mound Road.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/27/2015

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Waterford Man Charged In Deadly Drunk Driving Crash

A 28-year-old Waterford man is facing several charges in connection with a deadly accident that investigators say was fueled by alcohol.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/17/2015

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Stepped-Up Patrols Target Drunken Drivers Over Fourth Of July Weekend

“Our publicity efforts are designed to forewarn the public…”

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/01/2015

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Drunken Driving Blamed For Car Vs. Fuel Tanker Crash

Officials say the tanker truck was pulling out of a gas station when it was hit by a Mazda 6.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/22/2015

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Mt. Clemens Man To Be Sentenced For 6th Drunk Driving Offense

Macomb County prosecutor Eric Smith is asking a judge to give 44-year-old Brian Charbeneau the maximum sentence

CBS Detroit–06/15/2015

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Man Critically Injured In Wrong-Way, Suspected Drunk Driving Crash; Police Search For Witnesses

Investigators are looking to speak with anyone who might have witnessed a wrong-way crash in Auburn Hills that left one person clinging to life.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/06/2015

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Sheriff: Jail Sergeant Fired For Letting Drunk Driving Arrestee Out Early

The 42-year-old was booked in the early morning of May 1 with a blood-alcohol content of at least 0.17 percent, and was driven home by a deputy a short time later.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/30/2015

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Study: Breath Alcohol Ignition Interlocks Effectively Cut Drunk Driving

The Michigan Supreme Court keeps participants out of jail, avoiding the cost of incarceration

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/21/2015