Sections
Advertisement

Ready for extra police patrols?

Email

Think speeding is a harmless crime? You might be surprised at the cost in lives and economic potential.

In Becker County, the economic impact was pegged at about $28 million for deaths and accidents related to crashes from 2009 to 2011.

Four of 15 crash deaths were speed-related, and 8 of 42 severe injuries were due to speeding during that time frame, according to the Minnesota Department of Public Safety.

Are you a newspaper subscriber but you don't have a Digital Access account yet? https://secure.forumcomm.com/?publisher_ID=40&event=subscriber/lookup.

You will need your subscription account number and phone number. Not sure if you have an account? Email us at subscriberservices@forumcomm.com and we can help you.

Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement
randomness