'Shattered Dreams' Gives New Deal Students a Taste Of Reality - KCBD NewsChannel 11 Lubbock

5/14/03

'Shattered Dreams' Gives New Deal Students a Taste Of Reality

It was another dose of reality for area high school students Wednesday morning.

New Deal students learned the consequences of drunk driving with the Shattered Dreams Program.

An accident scene was set up outside New Deal High School, it is supposed to be a staged drunk driving accident. Several students were given fake injuries and even driven to the hospital. The event comes just before the upcoming graduation and summer vacation.

Organizers say they hope it will drive home the idea of safety and responsibility.

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