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28th Annual Home Safe Program

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It's over 2 decades for Gerry Knight and McCullough's wrecker who has been doing the Home Safe program during the New Year's holiday.

"This is the 28th year we have had the program. I've been driving for 24 years myself," says Knight.

He and the rest of the volunteers joined the program after losing a loved one to a drunk driver.

"One of the family friends of the owners of McCullough's Wrecker was killed in a DUI crash, they were just going home from work. And so being that they can't bring the person back, but you know how can we help decrease the number of DUI incidents in the community," says Knight.

This year at no charge the volunteers will not only pick you up but they will bring your car with home with you.

"Between 14 and 20 volunteer drivers, we get together and our dispatcher, just enjoys, and what she does you call our phone at 453-3801 and our dispatcher will hook up a driver and we come to wherever you're at we pick up your keys and you get in your car and we chauffeur you home," says Knight.

For 28 years, the Home Safe program has gained many supporters including the Montana Highway Patrol.

The staff here at McCullough's says they don't do the home safe program just for recognition or company promotion. They do it because it's the right thing to do.

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