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Drunk Driving #1036824

CBS Evening News for Monday, Dec 31, 2012
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(Studio: Rebecca Jarvis) Statistics on drunk driving deaths last year cited.

(Charlotte, North Carolina: Mark Strassmann) Technology that could prevent drunk drivers from starting their engines featured; animation shown of 2 types of sensors: touch-based and breath based; details given of opposition from the American Beverage Institute; statement quoted. [Charlotte, North Carolina residents Meredith and Matt EASTRIDGE††- comment on losing their baby after being hit by David Huffman.] [Researcher Bud ZAOUK††- says the idea is to develop a sensor that could prevent anyone above the legal limit from moving the vehicle.]

Jarvis, Rebecca;
Strassmann, Mark

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