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Troopers arrest more than 200 for DWIs over Fourth of July holiday

Troopers arrest more than 200 for DWIs over Fourth of July holiday Photo: Pixabay/MGN

Updated: July 05, 2019 11:10 AM

The Minnesota State Patrol said more than 200 drivers were arrested for DWIs over the Fourth of July holiday.

In a tweet, the State Patrol wrote, "235 drivers spent the night watching fireworks from behind bars over the Fourth of July holiday."

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The arrests were over a 36-hour period.

The State Patrol urged drivers to get a sober ride and not get behind the wheel if you've been drinking.

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