New Young Drivers Traffic Safety Fact Sheet Released
The National Highway
Traffic Safety Administration has released a new 6-page fact sheet on 2011 Young
Drivers Traffic Safety data. In 2011, 1,987 young
(15- to 20-year-old) drivers died in motor vehicle crashes, an increase of 1
percent from 1,965 in 2010. Additionally 180,000 young drivers were injured in
motor vehicle crashes in 2011, a decrease of 4 percent from 187,000 in 2010.