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04 de Ago de 2021

Nacional

Police crackdown as traffic deaths escalate

Around 181 fines were imposed for excessive speed and six for driving under the influence of alcohol.

Around 181 fines were imposed for excessive speed and six for driving under the influence of alcohol.

In the first 36 days of the year there have been 36 deaths due to traffic accidents involving people being run over and collisions among others.

Pedestrians being hit by automobiles have been the major cause of deaths from traffic accidents in 2008.

The National Police have mounted a campaign to educate pedestrians and drivers to be more aware of the dangers to prevent more fatalities on the roads.