WOWK TV out of Tornado, West Virginia recently reported on some alarming statistics. The full article can be found here.
A partnership between the Children’s hospital of Philadelphia and State Farm Insurance Company funded a recent study showing that the risk of children dying in car accidents increases as children get older.
Out of about 10,000 passenger deaths studied, more than half were riding with a driver under the age of 20. Furthermore, two thirds of these children were not wearing a seatbelt.