The States With the Most Highway Deaths

The States With the Most Highway Deaths
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Despite most people spending considerably less time on the road during the pandemic, traffic fatality rates were their highest in nearly a century. The National Safety Council estimated that as many as 42,060 people died in motor vehicle crashes in 2020, a 24% spike in roadway death rates over the previous 12-month period, despite miles driven dropping 13% in the pandemic.