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Holiday Drunk Driving Crackdown

Holiday Drunk Driving Crackdown

STEUBEN CO. (WENY) -- "Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over" runs August 17 to September third.  Local officers will be aggressively looking for impaired drivers during that time and will arres anyone caught driving under the influence.

During the Labor Day holiday in 2010, nearly a 150 people were killed in car crashes involving drunk drivers or motorcyclists.

If you're intoxicated behind the wheel, you could face jail time, suspension of your drivers license, and serious fines.

To get more information about the campaign, call 776-6441 or visit www.nhtsa.gov/drivesober .