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Lyndonville DWI simulation sends sober message

Staff Reports Posted 23 May 2014 at 12:00 am

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LYNDONVILLE – Students were given a sobering message this morning at Lyndonville Central School, a day before the prom.

Some Lyndonville students teamed with local firefighters and police to simulate a crash in the parking lot due to a drunk driver. Firefighters, police and the school district wanted to remind students of the deadly dangers of drunk driving with prom season and graduation parties just around the corner.

Lyndonville students in the simulated crash wore makeup so their faces and shirts appeared bloodied. Firefighters tore apart the vehicles to get access to the students, who were then removed by stretcher and taken away in an ambulance.