OCEAN CITY, Md. (WJZ) — A new breath alcohol detection system could help keep impaired drivers off the road.
Thursday morning in Ocean City, Gov. Hogan attended a demonstration of the Driver Alcohol Detection System for Safety, or DADSS.READ MORE: Baltimore County Police Arrest Suspect In Connection To Shooting In Parkville
Small sensors built inside the vehicle analyze the driver’s breath, similar to more traditional breathalyzers.READ MORE: More Midshipmen Moved To Annapolis Hotel Due To Uptick In Positive COVID-19 Cases, U.S. Naval Academy Says
The MVA is testing this new technology.
It says it could help cut down on drunk driving deaths by as much as 60 percent.MORE NEWS: University Of Baltimore Receives Record $5M Donation For Scholarship Fund