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: Coast Guard Suspends Search for A Person In Baltimore Harbor
Small sensors built inside the vehicle analyze the driver’s breath, similar to more traditional breathalyzers.READ MORE: COVID-19 In Maryland: 620 Hospitalized As Key Metrics Rise
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: Windy & Cold Saturday, Possible Snowflakes?