The sobering fact is that impaired driving contributes to 22.5 percent of all Missouri traffic fatalities. In 2015, 192 people were killed, 655 seriously injured in crashes that involved at least one impaired driver.
Many drunk drivers are under the age of 21. From 2011-2014, there were 69 fatal crashes and 211 serious injury crashes involving an impaired driver under the age of 21. There were 85 people killed and 324 seriously injured in these crashes.