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U.S. DOT Announces 2017 Roadway Fatalities Down

 Fatal motor vehicle crashes are down by almost 2 percent after two years of large increasesWASHINGTON, D.C. – Today the U.S. Department of Transportation’s National Highway Traffic Safety Administration announced that 2017 highway fatality numbers are down following two consecutive years of large increases.  In addition, preliminary estimates for the first six months of 2018 appear to show that this downward trend continues into this year.“Safety is the Department’s number one...