traffic fatalities

A file photo of a car off the roadway due to icy conditions. (credit: YURI GRIPAS/AFP/Getty Images)

Va. Sees Fewest Holiday Traffic Deaths Since ’92

Virginia State Police say the state recorded its smallest number of Thanksgiving weekend traffic fatalities in more than two decades.


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Maryland Traffic Fatalities Drop to 52-Year Low

Traffic fatalities in Maryland have dropped to a 52-year low.


File photo of the intersection at Pennsylvania Avenue and 17th Street. (Photo by PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)

DC Highway Deaths Drop Significantly in 2012

The highway death toll in the District fell to its lowest level in decades in 2012, but AAA Mid-Atlantic says pedestrians accounted for an alarming number of those fatalities.