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Nearly 43K People Died on US Roads in 2021

Clip: 05/24/2022 | 7m 26s | Video has closed captioning.

2021 proved to be a deadly year on the nation's roads and highways. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration reports nearly 43-thousand people were killed in traffic crashes — marking a 16-year high. In response, the U.S. Department of Transportation is now unveiling the National Roadway Safety Strategy, intended to reduce fatalities and make roads safer.

Aired: 05/24/22

Rating: NR

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