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After 'Chinese fire drill,' two people in same car arrested for DWI in Hastings

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According to Hastings police, two people were arrested for DWI after a "Chinese fire drill" at a stop light. The incident was reported at 5:08 p.m. on Sept. 22.


An officer on patrol noticed a vehicle stop at a light on Vermillion Street and then watched as the two occupants got out and swapped places in the vehicle, backing up traffic behind them.

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Chad Richardson
Chad Richardson is the publisher and editor at the Hastings Star Gazette. He was the general manager of the Farmington Independent and Rosemount Town Pages from 2000 to 2007. He previously worked at the Star Gazette from 1996 to 2000 as a photographer and reporter. He also worked as a photographer and writer at the Pope County Tribune in Glenwood.
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