Cheap gas may be killing us

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Cheap gas may be killing us

Tens of thousands of people die every year in the US in automobile accidents. But 2015 was especially bad.

Last year 35,092 people died in traffic accidents, a 7.2% increase year over year, according to data published recently by the National Highway Traffic Administration. In fact, the percentage spike in traffic deaths last year was the biggest percentage increase in almost 50 years.