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10/11/2016

Distracted and Impaired Driving Demonstration at Riverside

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Last month, a team of Craighead County Deputies headed to Lake City to demonstrate to approximately 150 Riverside High School juniors and seniors the dangers of drinking and driving. Using golf carts and a course lined with traffic cones, the students donned specialized goggles designed to impair their perception, much like alcohol does. The students are asked to perform a series of seemingly menial tasks, such as touch the ignition switch, or turn and stop. The goggles were very disorienting, and are a great instrument in the Craighead County Sheriff's Office instruction arsenal.

You can read more about this demonstration on KAIT 8 website with this link:
http://www.kait8.com/story/33163693/students-learn-about-impaired-driving-in-demonstration

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