Source: Lima News
LIMA — There was one fatal traffic crash in Allen County during the month of July, according to the Lima-Allen County Safe Community Coalition.
During the first seven months of 2017, there have been five fatal crashes resulting in five fatalities. During that same seven-month period in 2016, there were three fatal crashes resulting in four fatalities.
Each traffic fatality has a comprehensive cost of $5.38 million, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, the total comprehensive cost for 2017 Allen County crashes is $26.89 million through July.