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More Pedestrians Getting Injured While Distracted By Using Cell Phones

A new study shows that walking while using a cell phone can be dangerous and even deadly.

06/24/2013

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As Pedestrians, Men Face Higher Fatality Rate Than Women

Pedestrians account for a third of the 1.2 million traffic fatalities annually worldwide. Men are overrepresented.

01/02/2013

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7 Injured After MTA Bus Crashes Into Shelter Near Mondawmin Mall

An out-of-control bus plows into a group of people waiting at a bus stop in Northwest Baltimore. Now, investigators want to know how it happened.

09/20/2012

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4 Struck By SUV While Standing In Line For Food

Authorities say four people were struck by a sport-utility vehicle as they stood in line for food in the Columbia Heights neighborhood of Northwest Washington.

08/22/2012

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High Percentage Of D.C. Deaths Were Pedestrians

A new report shows that more than half of those killed in traffic accidents in the nation’s capital in 2010 were pedestrians.

08/07/2012

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1 Slain, 2 Fatally Struck By Cars In Prince George’s County

Police in Prince George’s County are investigating a fatal shooting and two unrelated pedestrian deaths.

07/15/2012

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Pedestrian Safety Program Launched In Ocean City

The State Highway Administration has launched a program to reduce jaywalking across Coastal Highway in Ocean City.

03/13/2012

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Changes Made To Deadly Anne Arundel Co. Intersection

There have been major safety changes to one of the busiest intersections in Anne Arundel County. They come less than a year after a teenage girl died trying to cross Ritchie Highway.

03/05/2012

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Authorities Urge Caution By Pedestrians, Drivers

State Police and the Motor Vehicle Administration are urging residents to exercise caution after three pedestrians were struck and killed over the weekend.

02/22/2012

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Study: Headphone Use Is Dangerous For Pedestrians

We all know texting and driving is dangerous but a new study shows walking with headphones on can also be deadly.

01/17/2012

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2 Dead After Hit-And-Run In Oxon Hill

Police in Maryland say two people are dead after a hit-and-run accident in Oxon Hill.

01/07/2012

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Officials Hope To Make Ritchie Highway Safer For Pedestrians

From Brooklyn to Pasadena, Maryland is spending $300,000 to re-time lights, install countdown timers at crosswalks and improve sidewalks.

08/06/2011

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