DUI patrols on now through Labor Day

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DUI patrols on now through Labor Day

KGMI News Reporting
By Karen Taylor

BELLINGHAM, Wash. – A nationwide DUI emphasis campaign “Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over” begins today.

Shelly Baldwin with the Washington Traffic Safety Commission says even though it’s now legal to smoke pot in Washington State, it is illegal to drive while impaired by any substance, including marijuana.

Play Shelly Baldwin on DUI patrols

Regional police enforcement is participating in the emphasis patrol which runs through Labor Day weekend.