Comments for: Number of highway deaths hits 60-year low in 2011

Posted May 07, 2012, at 2:22 p.m.
Last modified May 07, 2012, at 5:48 p.m.

WASHINGTON — Highway deaths declined again last year, reaching their lowest rate when compared with miles driven since such record-keeping began in 1921, according to preliminary government data released Monday. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s early estimate of 2011 traffic fatalities released Monday said there were 32,310 deaths in …

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