JEFFERSON CITY - The Super Bowl is one of America's most highly anticipated sports events, when friends and family gather in homes, bars and restaurants to celebrate. As Super Bowl Sunday approaches and football fans across the country prepare for the game, the Missouri Coalition for Roadway Safety wants to remind everyone to designate a sober driver because - Fans Don't Let Fans Drive Drunk"There were 198 people killed and 583 seriously injured on Missouri roadways in 2013 crashes involving a substance-impaired driver," said Leanna Depue, executive committee chair for the coalition. "Before choosing to drink, choose your team's MVP - a sober designated driver."The coalition offers the following party plans to make sure you and your guests arrive home safely this Sunday night.If you're attending a Super Bowl party or watching the game at a sports bar or restaurant:
If you're hosting a Super Bowl party:
Make this year's bowl party SUPER. Whether you have had one too many or are way over the limit, impaired driving is not worth causing a traffic crash, serious injury, or even death. Missouri law makes it clear that driving while impaired has serious consequences. For more information on highway safety, go to saveMOlives.com. You can also follow SaveMOLives on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram, #saveMOlives, drivesoberMO and #ArriveAlive.