The death toll continues rising. So far this year, 293 people have lost their lives in traffic accidents. A worrisome figure for transit authorities because up to Monday, August 27, the number of deaths so far this month reached 37 deaths, seven more than those that were counted in the entire month of August last year and four more than those registered in July.
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“August has shown a worrying increase in the accident rate with fatal consequences. We are not only talking about the number of deaths but the circumstances in which these accidents have occurred, such as frontal crashes, which could be related to improper passing or people on their cell phone and lose sight of the road. We