Pedestrian Deaths Becoming More Common on Alabama Roadways
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (WBRC) – Some troubling statistics on accidents involving pedestrians not just across the state, but closer to home here as well. There doesn’t seem to be a clear reason why there’s an upward trend. What is clear is that it’s happening too frequently.
Here’s what we learned. Last year, law enforcement in Alabama investigated more than 760 crashes involving pedestrians. Of that number 125 were fatal.
It begs the question: why does this happen and can it be prevented?
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