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Projected 2020 U.S. Pedestrian Death Rate on Pace for Record High Despite Significant Drop in Driving
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
March 23, 2021
CONTACT: Adam Snider, 202-580-7930
202-365-8971 (after hours)
Pedestrian fatalities per mile driven skyrocketed 20% in the first half of 2020 as risky driving increased during the pandemic