There have been a number of cases where people have lost their precious lives due to an unfortunate accident brought on by an intoxicated driver in commission of a DWI, also referred to as DUI, on public roadways. The video we’re sharing takes a look at the number public safety nightmare that has affected thousands of families. It drives home the point that making the decision to drive drunk has the potential to seriously change the lives of a lot of people around us.
- Its estimated that as many as one-third of traffic related fatalities occur as a result of alcohol.
- Many lives and dreams have been shattered as a result of violated local policies and laws with related to ingesting alcohol with the intent to drive.
- Some of us think that we are immune to the possibility of suffering a life altering event due to an alcohol related accident, but we aren’t.
- When a person is murdered to an alcohol related automobile accident, it is referred to as “Intoxicated Manslaughter” in the state of Texas and is punishable by a jail sentence of up to 20 years.