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WisDOT: Traffic deaths in 2016 are up about 32% compared with last year

MILWAUKEE — Last month 47 people died in Wisconsin traffic crashes, which was 22 more than February 2015 and 21 more than the five-year average for the month of February, according to preliminary statistics from the Wisconsin Department of Transportation (WisDOT). 169 more words


Mayor Hancock Announces New Initiative To Reduce Traffic Deaths In Denver

DENVER (CBS4) – The City of Denver is launching a new initiative to reduce traffic deaths.

Mayor Michael Hancock on Wednesday launched Denver’s Vision Zero. The goal is to eliminate all traffic deaths and serious injuries on Denver’s roadways. 83 more words


WisDOT: Traffic deaths in January were the second lowest since World War II

MILWAUKEE — Last month 28 people died in Wisconsin traffic crashes, which made it the second safest month of January in terms of traffic fatalities since World War II, according to preliminary statistics from the Wisconsin Department of Transportation (WisDOT). 176 more words


Mortuaries are filled in Nigeria but hospitals reject patients

“While blood trickled from a side of the boss’ head on to his white attire as he sat on the side of the road, the driver, a man who seemed to be in his early 30s, could not even sit up. 77 more words

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Minnesota Traffic Deaths Rose In 2015

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The number of people killed in traffic crashes in Minnesota rose in 2015.

Preliminary figures from the state Office of Traffic Safety show 396 people have died so far on Minnesota roads last year. 104 more words


Traffic fatalities increase in Mahoning and Trumbull counties

Ohio (WKBN) – The death toll on Ohio’s highways has increased for the second year in a row. Police in the state are now crunching the numbers and trying to figure out why there were so many traffic-related fatalities. 295 more words


Each Spot on This Map is a Person!

Here’s a map of all the traffic deaths in the US from 2004-2013: http://usa.streetsblog.org/2015/11/06/every-traffic-fatality-in-the-u-s-mapped/ Zoom in on Brevard County, and you’ll see where each person died. 68 more words

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