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Report: Nevada Road Deaths Continue To Drop

LAS VEGAS (AP) — New figures show that the number of deaths reported on Nevada roads continued to fall in August.

 

KSNV-TV reports state officials say 22 fatalities were reported in crashes around the state last month, down from 36 deaths reported in August 2018.

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Through the first eight months of the year, there have been 172 deaths on Nevada roads. That's down about 24% from the 226 fatalities reported over the same period a year ago.

 

The state's Office of Traffic Safety says Clark County reported 114 fatalities on the year so far, compared to 161 deaths reported through August 2018.