Sobering stats for traffic fatalities involving alcohol between Christmas and New Year’s Day

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(WFXR) – The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has released some sobering statistics that will hopefully make you think twice before getting behind the wheel after consuming a few drinks.

The NHTSA says that over the past five years – on average, 300 people have lost their lives to drunk driving crashes between Christmas and New Year’s Day.

This is why law enforcement agencies across the country will be looking out for drunk drivers and encouraging people to find a ride home.

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