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Rural States Struggle to Reduce Road Deaths

Description
Reports that rural roads are more dangerous than urban due to a number of factors. These include people drive faster in rural areas, crashes are more deadly, rural drivers tend to be older, and hospitals are farther away, resulting in longer response times.
Author(s)
Daniel C. Vock
Date
03/2013
Type
Document
Organization
Pew Charitable Trusts
Tagged as
Policy ยท Public health

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