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13-Plus Years Since Day With No Texas Road Deaths

State Department of Transportation figures show at least one person, and usually many more, now has died in Texas every day for more than 13 years.

12/30/2013

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Two Dead In Single-Vehicle Crash In Dallas

Two people were killed in a single-vehicle crash along the southbound service road of I-35 near Continental Avenue in Dallas.

06/05/2013

These are the remains of Highland East Junior High School in Moore, OK after a devastating tornado hit the area on May 20, 2013.  (credit: Kimberly Bivens)

Tornado Twists Through Oklahoma Taking Lives

The Oklahoma state medical examiner’s office says at least 24 people were killed in Monday’s massive Oklahoma tornado. The death toll is expected to rise.

05/20/2013

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TxDOT Signs To Regularly Display Traffic Death Numbers

The Texas Department of Transportation is hoping that a sobering new message on highway digital message boards will help save lives in the state. The advisory flashing on the boards lets drivers know that 1,785 people have died on Texas roads this year.

08/21/2012

Traffic Fatalities Down 11 Percent In 2009

State officials say traffic fatalities in Texas dropped 11 percent in 2009 to the lowest number since 1993.

08/24/2010