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Fatal Auto Crashes Decline in U.S. Teens as States Impose Rules

Fatal car crashes involving teenage drivers in the U.S. dropped 36 percent as states required more training and seat-belt use rose, a government report said.

Fatal accidents with a 16- or 17-year-old at the wheel fell to 1,437 in 2008, from 2,230 four years earlier, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said today in the Morbidity & Mortality Weekly Report. During the five years, 11,019 people died in the wrecks, with the teen drivers themselves making up more than a third of the toll.
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