Traffic on Mount Baker Highway is held up while an ambulance pulls out with a car accident victim in 2003. Though Washington state ranks seventh in the United States with a driver fatality rate of 7.9 deaths for every 100,000 people in the state, numbers show a potentially higher fatality rate on the state roadways in 2016 compared to 2015.
Traffic on Mount Baker Highway is held up while an ambulance pulls out with a car accident victim in 2003. Though Washington state ranks seventh in the United States with a driver fatality rate of 7.9 deaths for every 100,000 people in the state, numbers show a potentially higher fatality rate on the state roadways in 2016 compared to 2015. Staff The Bellingham Herald
Traffic on Mount Baker Highway is held up while an ambulance pulls out with a car accident victim in 2003. Though Washington state ranks seventh in the United States with a driver fatality rate of 7.9 deaths for every 100,000 people in the state, numbers show a potentially higher fatality rate on the state roadways in 2016 compared to 2015. Staff The Bellingham Herald

Think it’s safe to make that drive? The numbers show otherwise, even in Washington

January 01, 2017 5:00 AM