During the month of June 2013, twenty-two persons were killed in traffic crashes on

Nebraska roadways, according to data collected by the Nebraska Department of Roads.

During the month of June 2013, twenty-two persons were killed in traffic crashes on

Nebraska roadways, according to data collected by the Nebraska Department of Roads.

¨             These 22 fatalities occurred in 17 crashes

¨          Fifteen of the 18 vehicle occupants killed were not using safety belts

¨             No fatalities occurred on the interstate, eight happened on non-interstate highways, and

fourteen took place on local roads

¨             Nineteen of the fatalities occurred in rural locations

¨             Ten of the fatalities occurred in single vehicle rollover crashes

¨             Three of the fatalities were motorcyclists

¨             One of the fatalities was a pedestrian