‘Wreckage’ reminds La Jolla High students of drunk driving danger

To cooincide with prom and graduation time, students at La Jolla High School got a very real reminder of the dangers of drinking and driving last week.

This car was on the La Jolla High School campus for about a week to remind students about the dangers of drunk driving. Ashley Mackin

In partnership with Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD), the school brought a wrecked car to the quad, which it has done every year for at least 10 years. Student government advisor Joe Cavaiola said the installation is part of a school-wide effort to make students aware of the risks involved with driving drunk. The damage to the car suggests a fatality was involved, he said, “to educate students and make sure they get to see life past prom, past the summer and past graduation.”

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Posted by Ashley Mackin on Jun 6, 2014. Filed under La Jolla, Schools. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0. You can skip to the end and leave a response. Pinging is currently not allowed.

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