ST. CHARLES (KSDK) - A mock DWI car accident was conducted at St. Charles West High School for the junior and senior classes before prom Friday.
The staged accident was conducted by the City of St. Charles Fire Department, St. Charles County Prosecuting Attorney's Office, and the St. Charles Police Department.
Students started in the gymnasium with a speech from the St. Charles Fire Department about the consequences of drinking and driving. They were then led out to the parking lot for the accident demonstration.
The demonstrations are held annually at all City of St. Charles high schools.