Study: Traffic fatalities increase 13% in the United States

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(WEHT) – QuoteWizard released the results of a study analyzing the number of traffic fatalities in each state across the country. According to their analysis, traffic fatalities have gone up 13% in the first half of 2021.

According to the data, Mississippi had the largest increase in traffic fatalities, with a 56% increase. Maine had the largest decrease in fatalities over the same time period, with a 22% decrease in fatalities. In the Tri-State, 101 more people died in fatal accidents in Illinois during the first half of 2021, Kentucky had 43 more traffic fatalities then last year and Indiana had 34 more fatalities.

You can read the results of the study here.

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