ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Officials with the Department of Public Safety are reminding football fans to plan ahead for a sober ride if they will be drinking during Super Bowl festivities.
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Minnesota hasn’t seen an alcohol-related fatality on Super Bowl Sunday for the last five years.
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Authorities say it’s important to use a designated driver or use a taxi or public transportation if intoxicated.
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