IDOT: Drive safely this holiday season

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FILE – In this March 31, 2021,photo, traffic flows along Interstate 90 highway as a Metra suburban commuter train moves along an elevated track in Chicago. Congress has created a new requirement for automakers: find a high-tech way to keep drunken people from driving cars. It’s one of the mandates along with a burst of new spending aimed at improving auto safety amid escalating road fatalities in the $1 trillion infrastructure package that President Joe Biden is expected to sign soon. (AP Photo/Shafkat Anowar, File)

Shannon Alderman, Impaired Driving Program Coordinator at the Illinois Department of Transportation, joins Lisa Dent to discuss impaired driving, the importance of wearing your seatbelt, distracted driving, speeding, and a reminder to be safe this holiday season.

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