Two people were killed in separate traffic crashes in Oregon Tuesday.
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For people tired of seeing fellow motorists so distracted by their cellphones that they don’t realize a light has changed or — honk, honk — that they’re drifting dangerously into the next lane, here’s some good news: An attempt is underway to finally put some bite into Oregon’s “distracted driver” law. 10 more words
CHICAGO (CBS) — Illinois is headed for a dubious distinction when it comes to the number of deaths on streets and highways across the state. 125 more words
By Dom Nozzi
July 1, 2016
There have been a great many traffic injuries and deaths in the Boulder area in recent weeks. This is a terrible tragedy and tracks what is happening nationally. 632 more words
MILWAUKEE — Last month, 60 people were killed in traffic crashes in Wisconsin, according to preliminary statistics from the Wisconsin Department of Transportation (WisDOT). It was the deadliest month on Wisconsin roads so far this year. 147 more words
WASHINGTON – Red-light cameras are widely hated, but a new study says getting rid of them can have fatal consequences.
Traffic deaths from red-light-running crashes go up by nearly a third after cities turn off cameras designed to catch motorists in the act, according to a study by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety. 507 more words