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Alberta RCMP issue May long weekend warning after recording 17 traffic deaths so far this month

RCMP are warning drivers to be cautious when travelling during the upcoming Victoria Day long weekend, warning the province has already recorded 17 traffic deaths this month in RCMP jurisdictions. 322 more words

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Traffic Deaths On The Rise In States Where Marijuana Is Legal

Give me a break here folks! Surely you don’t expect me to believe something like that! Surely that is nothing but the inane ravings of some do-gooder anti-fun crackpots wanting to purify everything and everyone …. 855 more words

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Officials: Michigan Traffic Deaths Rose 10 Percent Last Year

LANSING (WWJ/AP) – Officials say Michigan traffic deaths rose 10 percent last year as alcohol-involved, bicyclist, teen and motorcyclist traffic deaths increased.

The Michigan Office of Highway Safety Planning says Monday the number of deaths rose from 876 in 2014 to 963 in 2015 according to numbers from the Michigan State Police Criminal Justice Information Center. 281 more words

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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

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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

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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

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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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