St. Paul, MN (NNCNOW.com) - Police will be out in full force during the Labor Day weekend with beefed up DWI patrols.
During the last two holiday weekends, 17 people died as a result of drunk driving crashes.
32 people suffered serious, life altering injuries.
Authorities made 1,600 DWI arrests.
The State Patrol is reminding motorists to make safe, smart decisions to keep the roads safe.