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Thu May 16, 2013
Mock "fatal car accident" grabs attention and offers lessons
Hundreds of Missoula high school students recently witnessed a mock scenario portraying teenagers involved in a devastating car crash; a crash caused by a drunk driver.
The staged event portrayed everything that typically happens in its real-life equivalent.
If you've been fortunate enough to have never been in a serious car accident, it was an eye-opening event. And that's just what organizers were hoping for.
Edward O'Brien - along with hundreds of high school students at Loyola Field - was there and files this feature story...