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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Wayne County sentencings, May 29, 2016a $1,500 fine, 90 days of parole with electronic GPS monitoring, drug and alcoh
Wayne County sentencings, May 29, 2016
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 14 hours ago
a $1,500 fine, 90 days of parole with electronic GPS monitoring, drug and alcohol addiction treatment, complete the Alcohol Highway Safety Program, 50 hours of community service and must obtain full-time employment for one count of DUI on Oct. 31 in... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Roundabouts: Confusion for some, progress for othersin injury crashes and reductions in all crashes of 35 percent to 47 percent, ac
Roundabouts: Confusion for some, progress for others
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 18 hours ago
in injury crashes and reductions in all crashes of 35 percent to 47 percent, according to the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety. They’re safer mainly because vehicles move slower through them. At intersections, a vehicle moving at a... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
New headlights aim to improve safety, visionallow lights to shine brighter and farther, increasing safety. Varroc is focus
New headlights aim to improve safety, vision
Detroit Free Press / Posted 19 hours ago
allow lights to shine brighter and farther, increasing safety. Varroc is focused on two new technologies: The National Highway Safety Transportation Administration is evaluating the LED arrays, which are already on the road in a small number of... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
U.S. Freighter Roger Blough Runs Aground In Lake Superior.upper 50s to mid 60s for antoher mild and muggy night. Yo... Michigan State Po
U.S. Freighter Roger Blough Runs Aground In Lake Superior.
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 21 hours ago
upper 50s to mid 60s for antoher mild and muggy night. Yo... Michigan State Police Troopers Increase Patrols For Holiday Highway SafetyMichigan State Police Troopers Increase Patrols For Holiday Highway Safety Memorial Day Weekend is one of the... Read more
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TribLIVE
Taking trepidation out of technologyset, it rose 43.6 percent, according to the University of Michigan Transportati
Taking trepidation out of technology
TribLIVE / Posted 21 hours ago
set, it rose 43.6 percent, according to the University of Michigan Transportation Research Institute. The Institute for Highway Safety projects that by 2030, the number of drivers who are at least 70 will climb from 30.1 million to 53.7... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
The Michigan DNR Urges Fishermen to Watch Bait Supplies for Asian Carpupper 50s to mid 60s for antoher mild and muggy night. Yo... Michigan State Po
The Michigan DNR Urges Fishermen to Watch Bait Supplies for Asian Carp
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 22 hours ago
upper 50s to mid 60s for antoher mild and muggy night. Yo... Michigan State Police Troopers Increase Patrols For Holiday Highway SafetyMichigan State Police Troopers Increase Patrols For Holiday Highway Safety Memorial Day Weekend is one of the... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
Illinois Man Running 50 Marathons Finishes In Traverse Cityone of four Valedictorians this year at Lake City high school. Michigan State
Illinois Man Running 50 Marathons Finishes In Traverse City
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 23 hours ago
one of four Valedictorians this year at Lake City high school. Michigan State Police Troopers Increase Patrols For Holiday Highway SafetyMichigan State Police Troopers Increase Patrols For Holiday Highway Safety Memorial Day Weekend is one of the... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
Comic Book Artists, Characters Celebrated At Cherry Capital Comic Conone of four Valedictorians this year at Lake City high school. Michigan State
Comic Book Artists, Characters Celebrated At Cherry Capital Comic Con
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 23 hours ago
one of four Valedictorians this year at Lake City high school. Michigan State Police Troopers Increase Patrols For Holiday Highway SafetyMichigan State Police Troopers Increase Patrols For Holiday Highway Safety Memorial Day Weekend is one of the... Read more
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New Bern Sun Journal
Learning motorcycle safety at Union Pointdecreased motorcycle fatalities by 56 percent over seven years.Mark Scaringelli
Learning motorcycle safety at Union Point
New Bern Sun Journal / Posted yesterday
decreased motorcycle fatalities by 56 percent over seven years.Mark Scaringelli, assistant director of the Governor’s Highway Safety Program, visited New Bern to present the program. “We need to remember there are a greater number of... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
Gladwin Fire Destroys Houseone of four Valedictorians this year at Lake City high school. Michigan State
Gladwin Fire Destroys House
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted yesterday
one of four Valedictorians this year at Lake City high school. Michigan State Police Troopers Increase Patrols For Holiday Highway SafetyMichigan State Police Troopers Increase Patrols For Holiday Highway Safety Memorial Day Weekend is one of the... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
New Texas road to have nation's fastest speed limitthe direct connection between higher speed limits and more fatalities," Russ Ra
New Texas road to have nation's fastest speed limit
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
the direct connection between higher speed limits and more fatalities," Russ Rader of the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety in Arlington, Va., said in an earlier interview. "When speed limits go up, deaths on those roads go up. When... Read more
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Rutland Herald
State pulls seat belt safety adwhen you know that there�s still something behind this that we have to deal wit
State pulls seat belt safety ad
Rutland Herald / Posted yesterday
when you know that there�s still something behind this that we have to deal with.� Scott Davidson, chief of the Governor�s Highway Safety Team, and said the state worked with a communications firm called HMC Advertising in Richmond to produce the... Read more
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Warren Times Observer
Poachers sentenced; no jail timeto six months incarceration in the Warren County Jail, fined $500, ordered to p
Poachers sentenced; no jail time
Warren Times Observer / Posted yesterday
to six months incarceration in the Warren County Jail, fined $500, ordered to pay $625 in fees, to complete the alcohol highway safety school and victim impact panel programs, undergo a drug and alcohol evaluation and follow through with any... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
Exercise care while driving this Memorial Day weekendextra patrols out looking for compliance with the law, and they will be writing
Exercise care while driving this Memorial Day weekend
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted yesterday
extra patrols out looking for compliance with the law, and they will be writing tickets. Last year, the Michigan Office of Highway Safety Planning, which coordinates the effort in our state, reports there were 6,113 seat belt and child seat... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
8 automakers recall 12 million vehicles over air bagsThis graphic from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety shows an airbag ex
8 automakers recall 12 million vehicles over air bags
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted yesterday
This graphic from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety shows an airbag expanding, shooting shrapnel toward the driver. This graphic from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety shows an airbag expanding, shooting shrapnel toward the... Read more
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KING5 Seattle
Corrections & Clarifications$164 a month. Money: A tweet promoting a story about SUVs that scored low in a
Corrections & Clarifications
KING5 Seattle / Posted yesterday
$164 a month. Money: A tweet promoting a story about SUVs that scored low in a crash test by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety was deleted because it did not convey nuanced details about the test results provided in the story. Money: A... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Corrections & Clarifications$164 a month. Money: A tweet promoting a story about SUVs that scored low in a
Corrections & Clarifications
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted yesterday
$164 a month. Money: A tweet promoting a story about SUVs that scored low in a crash test by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety was deleted because it did not convey nuanced details about the test results provided in the story. Money: A... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Corrections & Clarifications$164 a month. Money: A tweet promoting a story about SUVs that scored low in a
Corrections & Clarifications
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted yesterday
$164 a month. Money: A tweet promoting a story about SUVs that scored low in a crash test by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety was deleted because it did not convey nuanced details about the test results provided in the story. Money: A... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Corrections & Clarifications$164 a month. Money: A tweet promoting a story about SUVs that scored low in a
Corrections & Clarifications
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted yesterday
$164 a month. Money: A tweet promoting a story about SUVs that scored low in a crash test by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety was deleted because it did not convey nuanced details about the test results provided in the story. Money: A... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Seat belt enforcement to increase for Memorial Day weekendThe Knoxville Police Department and the Tennessee Highway Safety Office are par
Seat belt enforcement to increase for Memorial Day weekend
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
The Knoxville Police Department and the Tennessee Highway Safety Office are partnering up to increase seat belt enforcement on Memorial Day weekend. Memorial Day weekend is one of the busiest travel weekends of the year, and will be the main focus... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Open road beckons motorcyclists, but it can be dangerousthe country. It’s only the third year, and the first time since 2008, that the
Open road beckons motorcyclists, but it can be dangerous
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 2 days ago
the country. It’s only the third year, and the first time since 2008, that the death toll topped 5,000, the Governors Highway Safety Association warned in a report this month. It’s a good time for the safety reminder, with motorcyclists... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Click It or Ticket: Law enforcement agencies roll out safety campaignenforce traffic laws. The holiday weekend falls within the National Highway Tr
Click It or Ticket: Law enforcement agencies roll out safety campaign
The Houma Courier / Posted 2 days ago
enforce traffic laws. The holiday weekend falls within the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration and Louisiana Highway Safety Commission's Click It or Ticket campaign, which started Monday and runs through June 5. The Lafourche Parish... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Click It or Ticket: Law enforcement agencies roll out safety campaignenforce traffic laws. The holiday weekend falls within the National Highway Tr
Click It or Ticket: Law enforcement agencies roll out safety campaign
The Daily Comet / Posted 2 days ago
enforce traffic laws. The holiday weekend falls within the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration and Louisiana Highway Safety Commission's Click It or Ticket campaign, which started Monday and runs through June 5. The Lafourche Parish... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
Exercise caution while driving over weekendextra patrols out looking for compliance with the law, and they will be writing
Exercise caution while driving over weekend
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
extra patrols out looking for compliance with the law, and they will be writing tickets. Last year, the Michigan Office of Highway Safety Planning, which coordinates the effort in our state, reports there were 6,113 seat belt and child seat... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
Officials: Drivers statewide should expect ramped up seat belt patrols during holiday weekendThe Michigan Office of Highway Safety Planning this Memorial Day weekend is con
Officials: Drivers statewide should expect ramped up seat belt patrols during holiday weekend
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
The Michigan Office of Highway Safety Planning this Memorial Day weekend is continuing federal funding for ramped up seat belt patrols in hopes of making this holiday the safest on the roads since 1972. Last year, eight people died in traffic... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Tennessee lawmaker burns traffic citation, urges others to ignore themto prod violators into paying the $50 tickets and the bill was intended to stop
Tennessee lawmaker burns traffic citation, urges others to ignore them
The Record Searchlight / Posted 2 days ago
to prod violators into paying the $50 tickets and the bill was intended to stop such things. The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety currently lists 19 Tennessee communities using traffic cameras to ticket drivers running red lights, including... Read more
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USA Today
Lawmaker burns traffic camera ticket, urges Tennesseans to ignore themreduction is unknown, but is reasonably estimated to exceed 3 percent," says th
Lawmaker burns traffic camera ticket, urges Tennesseans to ignore them
USA Today / Posted 2 days ago
reduction is unknown, but is reasonably estimated to exceed 3 percent," says the fiscal note. The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety lists 19 Tennessee cities using traffic cameras to ticket drivers running red lights — including Knoxville and... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Lawmaker burns traffic camera ticket, urges Tennesseans to ignore themreduction is unknown, but is reasonably estimated to exceed 3 percent," says th
Lawmaker burns traffic camera ticket, urges Tennesseans to ignore them
Detroit Free Press / Posted 2 days ago
reduction is unknown, but is reasonably estimated to exceed 3 percent," says the fiscal note. The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety lists 19 Tennessee cities using traffic cameras to ticket drivers running red lights — including Knoxville and... Read more
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Daily Journal
Lawmaker burns traffic camera ticket, urges Tennesseans to ignore themreduction is unknown, but is reasonably estimated to exceed 3 percent," says th
Lawmaker burns traffic camera ticket, urges Tennesseans to ignore them
Daily Journal / Posted 2 days ago
reduction is unknown, but is reasonably estimated to exceed 3 percent," says the fiscal note. The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety lists 19 Tennessee cities using traffic cameras to ticket drivers running red lights — including Knoxville and... Read more
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Daily Record
Lawmaker burns traffic camera ticket, urges Tennesseans to ignore themreduction is unknown, but is reasonably estimated to exceed 3 percent," says th
Lawmaker burns traffic camera ticket, urges Tennesseans to ignore them
Daily Record / Posted 2 days ago
reduction is unknown, but is reasonably estimated to exceed 3 percent," says the fiscal note. The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety lists 19 Tennessee cities using traffic cameras to ticket drivers running red lights — including Knoxville and... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Lawmaker burns traffic camera ticket, urges Tennesseans to ignore themreduction is unknown, but is reasonably estimated to exceed 3 percent," says th
Lawmaker burns traffic camera ticket, urges Tennesseans to ignore them
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 2 days ago
reduction is unknown, but is reasonably estimated to exceed 3 percent," says the fiscal note. The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety lists 19 Tennessee cities using traffic cameras to ticket drivers running red lights — including Knoxville and... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
Lawmaker burns traffic camera ticket, urges Tennesseans to ignore themreduction is unknown, but is reasonably estimated to exceed 3 percent," says th
Lawmaker burns traffic camera ticket, urges Tennesseans to ignore them
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
reduction is unknown, but is reasonably estimated to exceed 3 percent," says the fiscal note. The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety lists 19 Tennessee cities using traffic cameras to ticket drivers running red lights — including Knoxville and... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Lawmaker burns traffic camera ticket, urges Tennesseans to ignore themreduction is unknown, but is reasonably estimated to exceed 3 percent," says th
Lawmaker burns traffic camera ticket, urges Tennesseans to ignore them
The Arizona Republic / Posted 2 days ago
reduction is unknown, but is reasonably estimated to exceed 3 percent," says the fiscal note. The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety lists 19 Tennessee cities using traffic cameras to ticket drivers running red lights — including Knoxville and... Read more
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York Daily Record
Lawmaker burns traffic camera ticket, urges Tennesseans to ignore themreduction is unknown, but is reasonably estimated to exceed 3 percent," says th
Lawmaker burns traffic camera ticket, urges Tennesseans to ignore them
York Daily Record / Posted 2 days ago
reduction is unknown, but is reasonably estimated to exceed 3 percent," says the fiscal note. The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety lists 19 Tennessee cities using traffic cameras to ticket drivers running red lights — including Knoxville and... Read more
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WALB Albany
Police stress importance of water safety for holiday weekendof a brother, sister, mother or father or anyone who is dear to them," said Har
Police stress importance of water safety for holiday weekend
WALB Albany / Posted 2 days ago
of a brother, sister, mother or father or anyone who is dear to them," said Harris Blackwood with the Governor's Office of Highway Safety. So far in 2016, there have been 9 boating fatalities and 13 drownings in Georgia. Copyright 2016 WGCL-TV... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Look twice to save lives of motorcyclistsis encouraging drivers to "look twice" for motorcyclists on the road. The depa
Look twice to save lives of motorcyclists
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
is encouraging drivers to "look twice" for motorcyclists on the road. The department is working with the Tennessee Highway Safety Office and the state Department of Safety and Homeland Security to promote motorcycle safety during the month... Read more
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The Advocate
Adults should set good examples for teenagers when on the roadkids that texting/emailing while driving is acceptable. Lead by example. Then,
Adults should set good examples for teenagers when on the road
The Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
kids that texting/emailing while driving is acceptable. Lead by example. Then, talk to your kids about safe driving habits. Your actions will speak louder than words. John LeBlanc executive director, Louisiana Highway Safety Commission Baton Ro... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Law enforcement agencies roll out Click It or Ticket safety campaignThe holiday weekend falls within the National Highway Traffic Safety Administra
Law enforcement agencies roll out Click It or Ticket safety campaign
The Houma Courier / Posted 2 days ago
The holiday weekend falls within the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration and Louisiana Highway Safety Commission's Click It or Ticket campaign, which started Monday and runs through June 5. The Lafourche Parish Sheriff's Office conducted... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Law enforcement agencies roll out Click It or Ticket safety campaignThe holiday weekend falls within the National Highway Traffic Safety Administra
Law enforcement agencies roll out Click It or Ticket safety campaign
The Daily Comet / Posted 2 days ago
The holiday weekend falls within the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration and Louisiana Highway Safety Commission's Click It or Ticket campaign, which started Monday and runs through June 5. The Lafourche Parish Sheriff's Office conducted... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Holiday weekend traffic likely to be deadlierand more people are driving recreationally, said Robert Foss, senior research s
Holiday weekend traffic likely to be deadlier
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 2 days ago
and more people are driving recreationally, said Robert Foss, senior research scientist at the University of North Carolina Highway Safety Research Center. When people drive recreationally, as opposed to functionally, such as to work, school or the... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
Holiday weekend traffic likely to be deadlierand more people are driving recreationally, said Robert Foss, senior research s
Holiday weekend traffic likely to be deadlier
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 2 days ago
and more people are driving recreationally, said Robert Foss, senior research scientist at the University of North Carolina Highway Safety Research Center. When people drive recreationally, as opposed to functionally, such as to work, school or the... Read more
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WPTZ Burlington
Holiday weekend traffic likely to be deadlierand more people are driving recreationally, said Robert Foss, senior research s
Holiday weekend traffic likely to be deadlier
WPTZ Burlington / Posted 2 days ago
and more people are driving recreationally, said Robert Foss, senior research scientist at the University of North Carolina Highway Safety Research Center. When people drive recreationally, as opposed to functionally, such as to work, school or the... Read more
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My EastText
Holiday weekend traffic likely to be deadlierand more people are driving recreationally, said Robert Foss, senior research s
Holiday weekend traffic likely to be deadlier
My EastText / Posted 2 days ago
and more people are driving recreationally, said Robert Foss, senior research scientist at the University of North Carolina Highway Safety Research Center. When people drive recreationally, as opposed to functionally, such as to work, school or the... Read more
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KSBW Salinas
Holiday weekend traffic likely to be deadlierand more people are driving recreationally, said Robert Foss, senior research s
Holiday weekend traffic likely to be deadlier
KSBW Salinas / Posted 2 days ago
and more people are driving recreationally, said Robert Foss, senior research scientist at the University of North Carolina Highway Safety Research Center. When people drive recreationally, as opposed to functionally, such as to work, school or the... Read more
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KCBA FOX 35 Salinas
Holiday weekend traffic likely to be deadlierand more people are driving recreationally, said Robert Foss, senior research s
Holiday weekend traffic likely to be deadlier
KCBA FOX 35 Salinas / Posted 2 days ago
and more people are driving recreationally, said Robert Foss, senior research scientist at the University of North Carolina Highway Safety Research Center. When people drive recreationally, as opposed to functionally, such as to work, school or the... Read more
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WMTW Portland
Holiday weekend traffic likely to be deadlierand more people are driving recreationally, said Robert Foss, senior research s
Holiday weekend traffic likely to be deadlier
WMTW Portland / Posted 2 days ago
and more people are driving recreationally, said Robert Foss, senior research scientist at the University of North Carolina Highway Safety Research Center. When people drive recreationally, as opposed to functionally, such as to work, school or the... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Holiday weekend traffic likely to be deadlierand more people are driving recreationally, said Robert Foss, senior research s
Holiday weekend traffic likely to be deadlier
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 2 days ago
and more people are driving recreationally, said Robert Foss, senior research scientist at the University of North Carolina Highway Safety Research Center. When people drive recreationally, as opposed to functionally, such as to work, school or the... Read more
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4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville
Holiday weekend traffic likely to be deadlierand more people are driving recreationally, said Robert Foss, senior research s
Holiday weekend traffic likely to be deadlier
4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville / Posted 2 days ago
and more people are driving recreationally, said Robert Foss, senior research scientist at the University of North Carolina Highway Safety Research Center. When people drive recreationally, as opposed to functionally, such as to work, school or the... Read more
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WLKY Louisville
Holiday weekend traffic likely to be deadlierand more people are driving recreationally, said Robert Foss, senior research s
Holiday weekend traffic likely to be deadlier
WLKY Louisville / Posted 2 days ago
and more people are driving recreationally, said Robert Foss, senior research scientist at the University of North Carolina Highway Safety Research Center. When people drive recreationally, as opposed to functionally, such as to work, school or the... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Drivers, beware: Memorial Day weekend could be one of the deadliestand more people are driving recreationally, said Robert Foss, senior research s
Drivers, beware: Memorial Day weekend could be one of the deadliest
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 2 days ago
and more people are driving recreationally, said Robert Foss, senior research scientist at the University of North Carolina Highway Safety Research Center. When people drive recreationally, as opposed to functionally, such as to work, school or the... Read more
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