Kansas City is close to 100 traffic fatalities for the year, making it the deadliest in the last 25 years. While speed and distracted driving is to blame for some of the crashes, impaired drivers caused about half of all fatalities. (Video by Robe McClatchy bcronkleton@kcstar.com
Kansas City is close to 100 traffic fatalities for the year, making it the deadliest in the last 25 years. While speed and distracted driving is to blame for some of the crashes, impaired drivers caused about half of all fatalities. (Video by Robe McClatchy bcronkleton@kcstar.com

Police hope to put brakes on KC’s surge in traffic fatalities

December 19, 2017 07:06 PM