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AAA calls for Chesapeake Bay Bridge safety review

SANDY POINT — AAA Mid-Atlantic is calling for a federal investigation into the safety of barriers on the Chesapeake Bay Bridge after a car crashed and fell off the bridge and into the water. In a letter to the National ...

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For DNR Police, shaky eyes are the best indicators (access required)

When Department of Natural Resources Police Cpl. Robert Martin or Officer Steven Hunter pulls someone over, he pays attention to whether he can smell alcohol, if the boater’s speech is slurred and if the boater has color in his face. The officers also keep an eye out for unusual behavior.

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Md. lawmaker’s blood sample taken after boat collision

SANDY POINT — A police spokesman says a Maryland lawmaker was operating a boat that was in a collision causing serious injuries, and a blood sample was taken from him because investigators believe alcohol could have been a factor. Capt. ...

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