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MADD, sheriffs and emergency air medical campaign urge safety on Super Bowl weekend

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When a drunken driver nearly killed Robin Powell during Tampa’s Super Bowl XXXV weekend in 2001, an air ambulance saved her life. On Thursday, Powell, along with Mothers Against Drunk Driving, the Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office, and the Save Our Air Medical Resources (SOAR) Campaign, urge Tampa Bay citizens to avoid drinking and driving this Super Bowl weekend.  “If there weren’t an air ambulance available to me on that awful day in 2001, I wouldn’t be here today as proof…

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