The Hidden Danger of Big Trucks

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Pedestrian fatalities rose 46 percent over the past decade, according to GHSA, and the deaths reflect societal inequities. Low-income people are more likely to be struck; elderly pedestrians and wheelchair users are at higher risk of mortality when hit by a vehicle; and Black, Hispanic, and Indigenous people are overrepresented in pedestrian crash fatalities.

The Hidden Danger of Big Trucks

Story by Keith Barry
June 8, 2021