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Information About Highlands County Roadway Safety
Highlands County is located in South-Central Florida. The largest city and county seat is Sebring. Out of 67 Florida counties, Highlands County is 36th in terms of population and the 19th largest in land area.
No doubt you are probably pretty upset if you received a ticket in Highlands County but consider this:
- The numbers of traffic incidents are rising above average in every category in Highlands County.
- Most of Highlands County is rural with mostly two lane country roads. The National Highway Transportation Safety Administration (NHTSA) has found that two-lane country roads are the most dangerous highways in America.
- According to NHTSA, only 19% of the US population lives in rural areas but rural traffic fatalities accounted for 55% of the total fatalities in 2011.
How bad would the traffic situation be in Highlands County if the traffic rules weren't enforced?
|Highlands County Crash Stats||2011||2012||Percent Change||3-Year Avg.|
|Total Number of Motor Vehicle Crashes||685||896||+30.80%||769|
|Alcohol Related Fatalities||6||6||0.00%||6|
|Alcohol Related Injuries||29||37||+27.59%||34|
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