Zero Fatalities prepares for 100 Deadliest Days on Utah roads

Local News

RIVERTON, Utah (ABC4 News) – Memorial Day kicks off Utah’s “100 Deadliest Days”.

According to Zero Fatalities Utah, fatal crashes on Utah roads nearly double during the summer months, between Memorial Day and Labor Day, making the days the 100 deadliest.

Courtesy: Zero Fatalities Utah 

In 2018, 264 lives were lost on Utah roads which were a 3.3% decrease of 2017. Zero Fatalities studies show aggressive driving killed 82 people and 50 unrestrained drivers or passengers.

The Utah Department of Transportation and the Utah Highway Patrol are challenging all Utah drivers, passengers, motorcyclists, bicyclists and pedestrians to do their part to turn Utah’s 100 deadliest days to Utah’s safest.

 

WHAT OTHERS ARE CLICKING ON: 
 

istrict attorney says Meek Mill should get new trial, judge

State and feds commit to working together to manage public lands

Man who threatened to kill ‘as many girls as I see’ on Facebook may avoid jail time

Copyright 2020 Nexstar Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Utah VP Debate

More Utah Debate