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Drunk Driving

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“Arrive Alive Tour” Stops By Upper St. Clair High School

Turn the phone off for an hour out of the day, it won’t kill you, but that message you’re trying to send might.

05/31/2013

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BAC Proposed Change Could Save Hundreds

The NTSB has proposed to states to lower the blood-alcohol content in drunk driving incidents. Marty can’t seem to figure out why people would argue against this?

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NTSB Recommends Tougher Drunk Driving Threshold

Federal accident investigators recommended Tuesday that states cut their threshold for drunken driving by nearly half, matching a standard that has substantially reduced highway deaths in other countries.

05/14/2013

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Man Tries To Blame DUI On Grandma

Police say a Center Township man tried to blame his drunken driving on his grandmother. The only problem is, she wasn’t there.

05/01/2013

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Man Charged With Wrong Way Turnpike Driving Waives Hearing

It could have been deadly, a man driving for miles in the wrong direction on the Pennsylvania Turnpike. That man was in court today to answer the charges against him.

03/21/2013

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State Police To Ramp Up DUI Patrols Before Holiday

Law enforcement officials from six states are joining forces and they all have the same message: do not drink and drive.

06/29/2012

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Fox Chapel High School Demonstrates Drunk Driving Effects

High school prom season is a happy time, but drinking and driving can turn smiles to tears in an instant. Fox Chapel Area High School teamed up with police and rescue crews to demonstrate the unthinkable and hopefully teach teens a lesson.

04/25/2012

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Drunk Driver Strikes Several Cars In Mt. Washington

Neighbors along Natchez Street in Mount Washington said they were awakened by a series of crashes last night. It is believed a drunk driver hit up to seven cars while driving down the street.

03/12/2012

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Drunk Driver Killed In McCandless High Speed Crash

An intoxicated driver who allegedly refused a taxi ride after a night of drinking at a local bar was killed in a crash in McCandless on Sunday evening.

02/27/2012

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Study: Driving With Cold Like Driving Drunk

A study conducted by a British insurance company says driving with a bad cold is like driving drunk. Motor safety experts found the driving skills of people who were sick dropped by 50 percent compared to those who are healthy.

01/06/2012

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Officials Hope Memorial Wall Discourages Drunk Driving Over Holiday Season

Every holiday season police are out in force cracking down on impaired drivers. This year, in addition to DUI patrols and checkpoints, they are doing something else.

12/09/2011

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Some Charges Dropped Against City Fire Lieutenant

A Pittsburgh fire lieutenant was in court today after he was suspended following his third drunk driving arrest in a year.

03/15/2011

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