• New Mexico Ranked Among Worst for Kids' Deaths in Auto Accidents

    1 month ago - By Zero 2 Turbo

    In 2018, New Mexico ranked fifth in the country for auto accident deaths and second in the number of kids' deaths from traffic accidents. It was reported that in 2016, most casualties were caused by not wearing a seat belt or not being restrained in a car seat, or restraint being used improperly.
    New Mexico definitely fell into that stereotype of both adult and child fatalities. The state Department of Transportation said in its 2016 crash report, “Out of 20 children ages 1 to 14 who were killed in traffic accidents, 12 were not restrained. More than half of older teens and adults killed...
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