During the month of January 2014, fourteen persons were killed in traffic crashes on Nebraska
roadways, according to data collected by the Nebraska Department of Roads.

During the month of January 2014, fourteen persons were killed in traffic crashes on Nebraska
roadways, according to data collected by the Nebraska Department of Roads.

 

¨             These 14 fatalities occurred in 13 crashes

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

¨             One fatality occurred on the Interstate, three happened on non-Interstate highways, and

ten took place on local roads

¨             Nine of the fatalities occurred in rural locations

¨             Five of the 13 fatal crashes involved vehicles overturning

¨             One of the fatalities was a pedestrian