|Safe Community Coalition reports one fatal crash|
|Thursday, December 05, 2013 9:00 PM|
LIMA — The Lima-Allen County Safe Community Coalition reports there was one fatal traffic crash on Allen County roadways during the month of November. So far this year, there have been seven fatal crashes resulting in seven fatalities. During the same 11-month period last year, and in all of 2012, there were seven traffic crashes resulting in seven fatalities.
According to the Ohio Department of Transportation, Highway Safety Program, each traffic fatality has a comprehensive societal cost of $5,377,368. Total comprehensive societal costs for 2013 Allen County fatal crashes is $37,641,576.