|One in six (15%) teens reported driving under the influence of marijuana, a number nearly equivalent to those who reported driving under the influence of alcohol (16%). A recent study from a large shock trauma unit found that 19 percent of automobile crash victims under age 18 tested positive for marijuana.
Studies show that accident odds increase significantly when the THC concentration of smoked marijuana is 5% or greater.
Combine driving, pot and alcohol and the risk for accidents is even greater.
What have you got to lose if you drive under the influence of marijuana? Your license, for one… learn more »