Every two hours a person on foot is killed in a traffic crash
Who’s traffic now–
As driving safety increases, more share of the risk is falling on people on foot.
According to the latest National Highway Traffic Safety Administration statistics, this suggests a pedestrian is killed in America in a traffic crash every two hours, and injured every eight minutes. Twenty-one percent of children aged 10-15 who die in traffic crashes actually weren’t in the car – they were pedestrians.
The latest statistics (AtlanticCities).
The good news is that the US-DOT is clearly reminded everyone it is their issue: Everyone is a pedestrian