Law enforcement cracking down on drunk driving
RENO, Nev. (KOLO) - A warning from the Nevada Highway Patrol - Don’t drink and drive.
One person was arrested Monday, September 7, 2020 after crashing on E. Lake Boulevard around 7 a.m.
NHP said the driver blew a .22.
Officials said drinking and driving accounts for 1/4 of all traffic-related deaths. They are reminding you to find a sober ride home.
NHP and other Nevada law enforcement agencies are cracking down on drunk driving as part of a joining forces event. Extra patrols will be on the streets through Sunday.
Over a 1/4 of all traffic-related deaths are the direct result of alcohol impairment. This driver was on the highway and then crashed at 7 AM. We’re fortunate that no one else was injured as a result of their poor decision. There’s no excuse - drive sober. pic.twitter.com/6V0Ebjt1gs— NHP Northern Command (@NHPNorthernComm) September 7, 2020
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