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Teens see consequences of drunk driving
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Leader photos by ELIZABETH DEGRIE RHS students were witnesses to a mock crash on Friday designed to make them think twice about drinking and driving during upcoming prom celebrations.

Broken glass, pieces of metal and empty beer cans littered the ground. A girl lay motionless next to a mangled SUV, while another teen in a purple dress lay atop a crushed sedan. The scene was painted red with the blood of the victims of the horrible crash.

Ruston High School students watched on Friday morning as several of their fellow students were rescued from the chaotic aftermath of this pretend major alcohol-related car crash.

Though the crash was staged and no one was actually injured, the performance by emergency personnel, make-up artists and actors had many students in tears by the end of the event.

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