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47,700 Killed and 688,000 Hurt Just Trying To Cross U.S. Streets

Here’s a fun statistic covering the past decade of people simply trying to walk somewhere in this no-crosswalk no-sidewalk nation of drive-thrus and six-lane suburban expressways: 47,700 pedestrians killed and another 688,000 pedestrians wounded when they were struck by cars for the sin of trying to walk somewhere in this country. The four worst metropolitan areas, when it comes to being killed while trying to walk somewhere, are all in Florida. Read more on 47,700 Killed and 688,000 Hurt Just Trying To Cross U.S. Streets…