U.S. traffic deaths fell 2% in 2019, the third straight yearly drop,

U.S. traffic deaths fell 2% in 2019, the third straight yearly drop,


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Traffic deaths in the U.S. fell for the third consecutive year in 2019, the government’s road safety agency reported. The downward trend is continuing into this year with people driving fewer miles due to the pandemic, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration said Thursday. The decrease came even though vehicle miles traveled increased by nearly 1%, reducing the fatality rate to 1.1 per 100 million miles traveled.Continue reading U.S. traffic deaths fell 2% in 2019, the third straight yearly drop
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Traffic deaths in the U.S. fell for the third consecutive year in 2019, the government’s road safety agency reported. The downward trend is continuing into this year with people driving fewer miles due to the pandemic, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration said Thursday. The decrease came even though vehicle miles traveled increased by nearly 1%, reducing the fatality rate to 1.1 per 100 million miles traveled.

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