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ODOT refutes 'dangerous highways' study

ODOT refutes 'dangerous highways' study

The Norman Transcript
By Isaiah Anthony | For The Transcript  
Jul 29, 2018

According to a study conducted by ValuePenguin.com, Oklahoma State Highway 9 ranks as the second most dangerous highway in the United States, with the most fatal wrecks occurring on the Cleveland County portion of the road. But the Oklahoma Department of Transportation (ODOT) has disputed the study's findings.

The study cited data from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration's Fatality Analysis Reporting System (NHTSA-FARS), which reported 50 fatal crashes on the state highway from 2010 to 2016.

Data scientist David Ascienzo conducted the study and compiled the rankings by analyzing reports of vehicle wrecks occurring on highways from 2010 to 2016... FULL ARTICLE

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