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Drunk, distracted or don’t care — reckless drivers are a menace

The National Highway Transportation Safety Administration reports that during 2017, 102 people died on America’s roads each day: 37,133 fatalities for the year. Many thousands more were injured – some permanently. About 70 percent of traffic accidents occur within 10 miles of home. Already this year, at least 90 people have died in collisions on Connecticut’s roads.