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Death Toll Increases For Teenage Drivers In 2012
2013-02-26 13:30:54

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online After compiling data from just the first six months of 2012, researchers have already noticed an uptick in the number of highway fatalities across America´s roadways. Most upsetting about these figures are the numbers of teenage fatalities. According to a new study from the Governors Highway Safety Association (GHSA), the teenage fatality increase was “dramatic” from January to June of 2012, jumping by 19...


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