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what would a lacerated liver and broken ribs, do to a breathalizer test?


Posted by wireguy_bill

A 29 year old Female anorexia patient, having had a large alchohlic drink, takes a nap for 3 hours and the leaves in her car. A half hour later she has a blowout on a curve and slams sideways into some cement pillars deploying all airbags!

This leaves her with 3 fractured ribs and a 5 centimeter laceration on her liver, the nevada highway patroll make her blow a breathalizer (remember broken ribs) and it would not register at first, they finally got it to read 0.078! would a bleeding liver and broken ribs  a half hour earlier have any effect on this reading? 

 
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