Auto fatalities rose to 17,775 in the first six months of the year from 16,100 in the same period in 2015.
Transportation officials say road fatalities spiked alarmingly in the U.S. in the first half of 2016. But they say they will develop a plan to eliminate crash deaths in 30 years.
Fatal roadway accidents in the U.S. jumped an alarming 10.4 percent in the first six months this year, according to the NHTSA.
Traffic fatalities increased 10.4 percent in the first half of this year, according to projections from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. From January to June, 17,775 people died on … Click to Continue »
With last year marking the largest increase in traffic deaths since 1966 and the first half of this year showing an alarming increase of about 10.4% in fatalities as compared to the first half of 2015, a push is on toward a difficul...