Drive hammered, get nailed: busting the myths of impaired driving
Last updated 8/12/2009 at Noon
Between Aug. 14 and Sept. 7 extra DUI patrols will traverse Snohomish County roadways in search of impaired drivers. Participating in this summers Drive Hammered, Get Nailed enforcement campaign are several city police departments, the Snohomish County Sheriffs Office and the Washington State Patrol, with the support of the Snohomish County DUI and Traffic Safety Task Force.
There are numerous myths surrounding impaired driving, chief of which is that one must have consumed alcohol in order to be arrested for DUI. Drivers can become impaired by the use of illegal, prescription, and even ov...