Traffic Deaths

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Authorities: Michigan Traffic Deaths Less Than 900 In 2014

The state’s Office of Highway Safety Planning announced Monday that there were 876 traffic deaths in 2014, down 8 percent form 951 in 2013.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/13/2015


Several Deaths Blamed On Snow Shoveling, Winter Weather

Monday afternoon, multiple deaths reported by local officials were believed to be weather-related.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/06/2014


Road Safety: Improvement May Be At Dead End

Traffic deaths have fallen dramatically since 2005, but estimates for 2012 suggest that the trend may be ending, says a University of Michigan researcher in a new report.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/27/2012

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Highway Safety Reports Drop In Number Of Alcohol Related Traffic Accidents

The Michigan State Police’s Office of Highway Safety Planning reports alcohol related traffic accidents have dropped 38% in the past decade.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/26/2011