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March 19, 2019
Ligonier, PA – Woman Killed in Pedestrian Accident Involving Fedex Truck

How We Can Work to Prevent Pedestrian Accidents on Our Roadways

Pedestrian accidents have been on the rise in nearly every state across the U.S. It is frightening to think about all of the people who lose their lives in these accidents and the many more who become hospitalized each year. Many of these accidents, according to statistics, take place due to negligent, impaired driving by drivers who make the decision to drink and get behind the wheel of the car. Another reason for these accidents is distracted driving caused by cell phone use on the roadways and more. According to statistics by the CDC, every 24 hours, approximately 430 people […]