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Minnesota traffic deaths surpass 200 for the year

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A total of 201 people have been killed on Minnesota roads this year.

Officials say that’s a 21 percent increase from this time last year, when 166 people had died on the state’s roadways. 114 more words

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DPS: Traffic Deaths Up 21 Percent In 2015

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Traffic deaths are up 21 percent across Minnesota compared with late July figures from last year, according to the Minnesota Department of Public Safety. 136 more words


ODOT to display amount of traffic deaths on digital boards along Ohio highways

OHIO – Officials from the Ohio Department of Transportation are going to begin posting the number of traffic deaths on the digital boards on several Ohio highways. 118 more words


New highway message boards will display number of traffic deaths

COLUMBUS, Ohio— Facing an uptick in traffic deaths so far this year, Ohio officials will start using existing digital message boards along highways in an effort to make drivers think more about their behavior. 159 more words


Minnesota reaches grim milestone in traffic deaths for 2015

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Minnesota is seeing a faster pace than last year in traffic deaths following the death of three people in two wrecks this week. 83 more words

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Authorities: Michigan Traffic Deaths Less Than 900 In 2014

LANSING, Mich. (AP) – Authorities say Michigan traffic deaths totaled less than 900 last year for the first time since 2011.

The state’s Office of Highway Safety Planning announced Monday that there were 876 traffic deaths in 2014, down 8 percent form 951 in 2013. 84 more words