During the month of September 2012, twenty-nine persons were killed in traffic crashes on Nebraska roadways, according to data collected by the Nebraska Department of Roads.

   During the month of September 2012, twenty-nine persons were killed in traffic crashes on Nebraska roadways, according to data collected by the Nebraska Department of Roads.
 

These 29 fatalities occurred in 22 crashesThirteen of the 24 vehicle occupants killed were not using safety beltsEight of the fatalities occurred on the Interstate, nine happened on non-Interstate highways, andtwelve took place on local roads Twenty-one of the fatalities occurred in rural locationsTwelve of the fatalities were age 24 or youngerTwo of the fatalities were motorcyclistsThree of the fatalities were pedestrians