NYPD: 1,500 Pedestrians and Cyclists ...

NYPD: 1,500 Pedestrians and Cyclists Injured, 17 Killed in Traffic in December

There are 4 comments on the Streetsblog story from Jan 25, 2013, titled NYPD: 1,500 Pedestrians and Cyclists Injured, 17 Killed in Traffic in December. In it, Streetsblog reports that:

Twenty-nine people were killed in New York City traffic in December, and 4,529 were injured, according to the latest NYPD crash data report [ PDF ]. Citywide, at least 16 pedestrians and one cyclist were fatally struck by drivers: three pedestrians in Manhattan; two pedestrians in the Bronx; four pedestrians in Brooklyn; and seven pedestrians and ... (more)

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Just Saying

Central Islip, NY

#1 Jan 25, 2013
How many of those pedestrians were texting when they crossed the street against a red light? Also, how many of the cyclists were likewise disobeying traffic laws when they were injured?
Also Saying

Wellsboro, PA

#2 Jan 25, 2013
How many of them were shot by firearms, thus causing the accident. The NRA won't let us know.
Plotts

Selden, NY

#3 Jan 26, 2013
There should be a law...know one should be allowed to own more that seven bicycles...or recieve mor that seven text messages a day...problems solved...
throbbing pedophile

Wellsboro, PA

#4 Jan 26, 2013
Oh it says "1500 Pedestrians" I was worried my homeboys got injured.

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