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October is the deadliest month for unbelted traffic deaths in 2012, according to preliminary reports from the Minnesota Department of Public Safety (DPS) Office of Traffic Safety. To-date for the year, 87 motorists killed in crashes were not buckled up of which 15 were in October.


All of the 15 October unbelted deaths were outside the seven-county metro area. August (14), June (11) and February (11) also rank high for unbelted deaths in 2012.

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