PennDOT, Altoona Police, Pa. DUI Association Held Impairment and Holiday Driving Safety Event
December 30, 2021
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT), Altoona Police, and the Pennsylvania DUI Association (PADUI) held an event on Wednesday, Dec. 22, to discuss DUI safety and the dangers of driving while impaired during the holiday season.
According to the U.S. Department of Transportation’s National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, (NHTSA), 10,142 people were killed in drunk-driving crashes in 2019, accounting for nearly one-third of traffic crash fatalities. On average, more than 10,000 people were killed each year from 2015 to 2019 — one person was killed in a drunk-driv...