11 charged with BUI over Memorial Day Weekend

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT) -- 11 people were charged statewide with boating under the influence over the Memorial Day weekend, according to a release by the Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency.

That number is a decrease of 11 from last year, says TWRA

For the third year in a row, there were no boating-related fatalities over that weekend, but nine people total have died in boating incidents this year, up from this point last year.

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