Road deaths, injuries, down in Quebec
QUEBEC CITY, Que. — Quebec roads were safer in 2001 than in any other year over the past five decades, according to the latest statistics.
There were 615 deaths on Quebec roads, and 5,062 injuries. That represents a drop of 20 per cent and six per cent, respectively, from the previous year.
Serge Menard, Quebec’s Minister of Transport, says the numbers can be attributed to improved roads and an increased police presence.
Have your say
This is a moderated forum. Comments will no longer be published unless they are accompanied by a first and last name and a verifiable email address. (Today's Trucking will not publish or share the email address.) Profane language and content deemed to be libelous, racist, or threatening in nature will not be published under any circumstances.