Teenage Drunk Driving

The number of drunk teenage drivers involved in fatal crashes decreased from 3,066 in 1982 to 985 in 1995. Compared to all teenage drivers involved in fatal crashes, this represents a 59% improvement.

Source: Data compiled by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, 1996.

* Drunk drivers defined as those with BACs .10 or higher.

** Teenage defined as 16-20 years old.