With a rise in pedestrian fatalities nationwide, advocates give safety reminders
There's a reason more and more cities are eyeing initiatives to curb speeding and improve street safety. For the third straight year, pedestrian fatalities from traffic accidents rose nationwide in 2012, according to a new report fr...
Kevin Fowler, 47, was not in a crosswalk, police say; the driver stayed at the scene.
Police say a driver killed a 68-year-old pedestrian on Saturday night in South Ozone Park as the man tried to cross the street. The victim was one of 11 pedestrians fatally struck by drivers in the days since Halloween. [ more › ]
The Pittsburgh Downtown Partnership is using technology and a little gallows humor to get pedestrians to pay attention while crossing Downtown streets.