On Wednesday, Aug. 24, 2016, truck and automobile traffic mix on Interstate 5, headed north through Fife, Wash., near the Port of Tacoma. Highway fatalities increased 7.2 percent nationwide in 2015 from 2014, the highest year-over-year percent increase since 1966.
On Wednesday, Aug. 24, 2016, truck and automobile traffic mix on Interstate 5, headed north through Fife, Wash., near the Port of Tacoma. Highway fatalities increased 7.2 percent nationwide in 2015 from 2014, the highest year-over-year percent increase since 1966. Ted S. Warren AP
On Wednesday, Aug. 24, 2016, truck and automobile traffic mix on Interstate 5, headed north through Fife, Wash., near the Port of Tacoma. Highway fatalities increased 7.2 percent nationwide in 2015 from 2014, the highest year-over-year percent increase since 1966. Ted S. Warren AP

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