Marijuana’s 4/20 holiday tied to rise in fatal car crashes

Published: Feb 12, 2018, 9:52 am • Updated: Feb 12, 2018, 10:03 am By Lindsey Tanner, Ap Medical Writer CHICAGO (AP) — Marijuana users’ self-proclaimed holiday is linked with a slight increase in fatal U.S. car crashes, an analysis of 25 years of data found. The study lacks evidence on…

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New report: For ?rst time, drug use more likely than alcohol in fatal crashes

Published: Apr 26, 2017, 11:12 am • Updated: Apr 26, 2017, 11:12 am By Ashley Halsey III, The Washington Post For the first time, statistics show that drivers killed in crashes are more likely to be on drugs than drunk. Forty-three percent of drivers tested in fatal crashes in 2015…

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Colorado man gets jail time, probation for driving high and causing fatal crash

Published: Dec 23, 2016, 7:14 am • Updated: Dec 23, 2016, 7:14 am By The Associated Press GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. — A Grand Junction man has been sentenced to 10 months in jail for driving while high on marijuana and causing a fatal crash. The Daily Sentinel reports that 27-year-old…

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