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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    05/24/2018 - 5:36 pm | View Link
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  • WHO | Number of road traffic deaths
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  • WHO | Road traffic deaths
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  • Motor vehicle fatality rate in U.S. by year
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    05/17/2018 - 10:04 am | View Link
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