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Erica Dukek sits behind the wheel of the drunk-driving simulator Tuesday at Dakota County Technical College. She ended up crashing into a building. Emily Zimmer/Town Pages

Students learn the dangers of driving drunk

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Erica Dukek cut off a police car, ran up on a curb and then crashed into a building. As she rolled out of her seat she giggled and covered her eyes amazed at the damage she had just done.


Luckily her accident wasn't real. It was simulated, but the experience gave Dukek, a 20-year-old student at Dakota County Technical College, a good idea what its like to get behind the wheel intoxicated and what the ramifications of that decision could be.

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