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Study ranks Alabama the 4th deadliest driving state

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Study ranks Alabama the 4th deadliest driving state

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A recent study indicates that the roads may be a deadlier place here in Alabama than they are in most other states.

The study was done by the Auto Insurance Center. The study looked over fatal crash data here in the U.S. that was from 1994 to 2013 to come up with fatal accident rates for the different states and to determine which states were the most deadly and the least deadly when it comes to driving.

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Fatal Crash Rate

The fatal crash rate the study determined Alabama to have was 38.46 fatal accidents for every 10,000 people. With this rate, Alabama landed within the study’s top five list for the deadliest states for driving. Specifically, it was ranked the fourth most deadly. The state that was ranked the deadliest was one of Alabama’s neighbors, Mississippi. The other two states that the study found to be deadlier than Alabama were Wyoming and Montana.

Do you agree with the ranking that the study gave Alabama? Do you think it is one of the deadliest states for driving? What do you think is causing the state to have such a high fatal accident rate? Do you think it has to do with our traffic laws? Do you think it has to do with our drivers? Or do you think it is connected to something else?

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Fatal Car Accident Lawsuit

When an auto accident takes a person’s life and the accident happened because someone else acted negligently, a wrongful death lawsuit may be able to be brought over the accident. Attorneys can help families of fatal auto accident victims here in Alabama investigate whether any negligent actions were behind the accident that claimed their loved one’s life.

Source: Connecticut Post, “Safest and deadliest states for driving,”┬áLidia Ryan, March 19, 2015

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