During the month of November 2012, twelve persons were killed in traffic crashes on Nebraska roadways, according to data collected by the Nebraska Department of Roads.
¨ These 12 fatalities occurred in 11 crashes
¨ Eleven of the 12 vehicle occupants killed were not using safety belts
¨ Two fatalities occurred on the Interstate, three happened on non-Interstate highways, and
seven took place on local roads
¨ Nine of the fatalities occurred in rural locations
¨ One of the fatalities was a collision with an animal