Posted: Wednesday, 31 July 2013 6:59AM
Minnesota Traffic Deaths Exceed Last Year's Numbers
ST. PAUL (TEC News), July 31 – Six more traffic deaths in Minnesota have put the overall death count to over 200 for the year. The Minnesota State Patrol reports that 200 wasn’t even reached until August 21 of last year. Department of Public Safety Commissioner, Mona Dohman said that “crashes are preventable and are directly related to driver behavior.” Patrol officials are continuously urging motorists to pay attention, wear your seatbelts, drive sober and don’t speed.