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Waggin' Wednesday at Lake Erie Crushers' game will kick off the National Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over campaign

Posted on: August 2, 2018

Join us to:

  • Pledge to find a safe ride home to return to your loved ones, and receive a dog tag for your pet. When you leave home, your dog waits for you!
  • Kick off the National Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over campaign at the Lake Erie Crushers’ Waggin’ Wednesday event.

When: Wednesday, August 15, 2018, 7:05 PM

Where: Sprenger Stadium, 2009 Baseball Blvd., Avon, OH 44011

Why:

  • Alcohol-related crashes are preventable when friends help friends drive sober.
  • 12 of the 31 fatal crashes on Lorain County roadways in 2017 were alcohol-related, an increase of 14% from 2016.
  • 247 crashes involved alcohol on Lorain County roads in 2016 alone. As a result, 12 people never came home to their loved ones.

Who:

  • Partners include Lorain County Safe Community Coalition members, Partners with Paws of Lorain County, Lorain County Dog Kennel, Ohio State Highway Patrol, and Lake Erie Crushers.