During the month of May 2013, fifteen persons were killed in traffic crashes on Nebraska
roadways, according to data collected by the Nebraska Department of Roads.

During the month of May 2013, fifteen persons were killed in traffic crashes on Nebraska
roadways, according to data collected by the Nebraska Department of Roads.

¨             These 15 fatalities occurred in 14 crashes

¨          Eleven of the 13 vehicle occupants killed were not using safety belts

¨             Two fatalities occurred on the interstate, six happened on non-interstate highways, and

seven took place on local roads

¨             Eleven of the fatalities occurred in rural locations

¨             Seven of the fatalities occurred in single vehicle run-off-road crashes

¨             One of the fatalities was a motorcyclist

¨             One of the fatal crashes was a collision with a train

¨             One of the fatalities was a pedestrian