On Nearly Emptied Roads, Motor Vehicle Fatality Rate Spikes By 14% In March

“New nationwide data comes as some regional officials have reported that during the pandemic, people have been driving more recklessly and there have been local upticks in car crashes.”

These are troubling statistics. Now more than ever, it is important to drive with great care, there are more vulnerable users on the road and many hospitals are already overwhelmed.

Read the entire Maine Public Radio article here.
By Hannah Hagemann

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