Drug-impaired driving has been a growing problem both locally (in the Chicago area) as well as nationally. Impaired drivers have been involved in many local accidents which have resulted in serious accident injuries as well as fatalities.
The subject of driving under the influence of drugs and its increasing frequency is further discussed on the “Car Accidents Involving Drivers Under The Influence Of Drugs” page. As discussed on that page, there are many reasons as to why drug use causes significant – if not substantial – driver impairment. Drug-impaired driving is common in fatal traffic accidents.