Road fatalities down ahead of traffic safety campaign

Road fatalities down ahead of traffic safety campaign

To The Haldimand Press

HALDIMAND—The Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) is reporting that 58 people died on OPP roads from January 1 to May 5, 2019.

Speed, alcohol/drugs, inattentive driving, and lack of seat belt use are linked to almost half (45%) of the deaths. There were 97 road fatalities this time last year, with more than half (53%) of the deaths linked to these same causal factors.

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