Red-Light Fatalities Up Sharply
Las Vegas (September 23, 2019) – According to the American Automobile Association (AAA), red-light crash fatalities have risen 60 percent between 2008 and 2017. Nine people died in red-light car accidents in 2008, while 23 died in 2017. AAA claims that 57 percent of the people that perished in red-light crashes in 2017 were not in the vehicle responsible for the collision.
Lerner and Rowe Injury Attorneys strenuously encourages you to obey traffic laws. Running a red light is illegal. Furthermore, it puts you, your passengers, and other motorists in peril. As you can see from AAA’s figures, running red lights can be fatal. If you’re involved in a car accident because someone ran a red light, please contact us immediately. Source: AP