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
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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
NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — A new report shows fatalities on the road are still a bigger problem in the United States than in other affluent countries. 414 more words
MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Numbers released Thursday show there were 411 deaths on Minnesota roads last year, up 14 percent from 2014 and the highest number since 2010. 233 more words
Five people died in traffic accidents near the Twin Cities on Tuesday, which the State Patrol says is unusual.
“Five traffic fatalities in less than 24 hours is highly unusual,” Lt. 297 more words
DETROIT (WWJ) – Authorities say deadly traffic crashes in southeastern Michigan have increased for the fifth consecutive year, with 387 fatalities occurring on the roads in 2015. 381 more words