Traffic Deaths At 60-year Low

Traffic deaths at 60-year low

Traffic deaths have hit their lowest level since 1950, the year fatalities behind the wheel began to be tracked, according to the latest government statistics.

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    11/20/2015 - 4:25 am | View Link
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  • National Safety Council Estimates 433 Traffic Deaths this ... - Bloomberg
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  • Traffic deaths rise sharply in 2015
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  • Traffic deaths increasing
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    11/24/2015 - 6:40 pm | View Link
  • US traffic deaths rise sharply after small decline in 2014
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  • WHO | Road traffic deaths
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  • National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA)
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    11/24/2015 - 10:04 pm | View Website
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