Motorcycle deaths on the rise, report says

Posted at 10:47 AM, Apr 25, 2013
and last updated 2013-04-25 10:49:27-04

(WTKR) An estimated 5,000 motorcyclists were killed on U.S. roads in 2012, an increase of about 9 percent from the previous year, according to a recent report from

Last year’s number of motorcyclist deaths is near an all-time high, and motorcyclists remain one of the few roadway user groups where no progress has been seen over the past decade, the Governors Highway Safety Association (GHSA) report says.

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