WITHDRAWN: Reprint of “The Legal Minimum Drinking Age in Texas: Effects of an Increase from 18 to 19”

  title={WITHDRAWN: Reprint of “The Legal Minimum Drinking Age in Texas: Effects of an Increase from 18 to 19”},
  author={Alexander C Wagenaar and Richard G. Maybee},
  journal={Journal of Safety Research},
Effects on motor vehicle crash involvement of raising the legal drinking age in Texas from 18 to 19 were examined, using an interrupted time-series design. Rates of single-vehicle-nighttime (SVN) and non-SVN crashes per 100,000 licensed drivers from 1978 through 1984 were examined for three levels of crash severity (serious injury, minor injury, property damage only) and four age groups (16-17, 18, 19-20, 21 and over). Resul’s revealed significant reductions in SVN crashes for the 18-year-old… Expand


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