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Accident fears bring police out in force. Motorists warned to take extra care. Police say they fear this year’s Ascension and Pentecost weekends will turn traditionally bloody.  Over the last few years, these two weekends have seen about 200 car accidents that have involved serious injury. Many of these accidents are caused by speeding, drunk, or high motorists, According to NRK, and head of the police’s emergency response team, Runar Karlsen, about 35 people are maimed and five killed at this time of year.

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Accident fears bring police out in force

Published on Friday, 14th May, 2010 at 10:04 under the news category, by Michael Sandelson   .

Motorists warned to take extra care.

Car accident (Ilustration photo)
Car accident (Ilustration photo)
Photo: W. Robert Howell/Wikimedia Commons


Police say they fear this year’s Ascension and Pentecost weekends will turn traditionally bloody.  Over the last few years, these two weekends have seen about 200 car accidents that have involved serious injury.

Many of these accidents are caused by speeding, drunk, or high motorists, According to NRK, and head of the police’s emergency response team, Runar Karlsen, about 35 people are maimed and five killed at this time of year.

The police say they’re going to be prioritising speed, alcohol, and drugs checks.



Published on Friday, 14th May, 2010 at 10:04 under the news category, by Michael Sandelson   .

This post has the following tags: car, accident, pentacost, ascension, drugs, alcohol, speeding, motorists, passengers, death, injury, police.





  
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