WZTV - Search Results

The following is an archived video story. The text content of that video story is available below for reference. The original video has been deleted and is no longer available.

Drugged Driving to be Addressed in Nashville

Stream Fox 17 newscasts LIVE starting with TN Mornings at 5 am and News at 9 pm.


Nashville, Tenn. (AP) -- The acting White House Drug Policy director is scheduled to be in Nashville Monday to talk about the dangers of people who drive while under the influence of drugs.

   Many people already know the dangers of drunk driving, but Michael Botticelli, acting director of the White House Office of National Drug Control Policy, is set to speak about the growing problem of drugged driving.

   Botticelli is scheduled to be the keynote speaker at the largest highway safety meeting in the nation. At the conference, the acting White House Drug Policy Director will share figures showing a high number of drugged drivers on the road and stress the need for public awareness of the problem.


Follow us on Twitter @wztv_fox17 and LIKE us on Facebook for updates.