States Where Drunk Driving Deaths Are Soaring

The report also shows the change in alcohol-related deaths from 2017 to 2018. The number surged by over 25% in several states. These included:

Alaska, up 31.8% to 29 in 2018 Minnesota, up 25.0% to 105 Montana, up 38.6% to 79 New Hampshire, up 77.8% to 48 South Dakota, up 25.0% to 45 Nationwide, down 3.6% to 10,511