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P20. Law Enforcement Suspects Drug Use


Definition:

Driver or non-motorist involved in the crash suspected by law enforcement to have used drugs.
Element Attributes:

No
Yes
Unknown


Rationale:

Drug-related crashes remain a serious traffic safety problem. Identifying crashes in which drugs may have been involved will help evaluate the effectiveness of programs to decrease the incidence of driving while under the influence of drugs.