“I think that to overcome the problem of drunk driving will be possible if each participant of traffic, having noticed some wrong behavior of another driver or seeing that person in a state of intoxication trying to get behind the wheel, reported to the police,” quotes his words TASS.
According to official data, in 2019, the presence of alcohol in the blood of drivers was recorded in 46 thousand cases. In fact, however, such episodes could be much higher, said the expert.
“I Think that this figure can be multiplied by two, if not more,” said Brun.
At the same time involving drunk drivers, there have been 14 689 accidents in which was lost 4.2 thousand people and nearly 25 thousand were injured.