Safe-driving programs being offered as part of National Teen Driver Safety Week

The Connecticut Department of Transportation is taking part in National Teen Driver Safety Week this week by offering safe-driving programs for young drivers.

News 12 Staff

Oct 17, 2022, 12:01 PM

Updated 643 days ago

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The Connecticut Department of Transportation is taking part in National Teen Driver Safety Week this week by offering safe-driving programs for young drivers.
According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), motor vehicle crashes are the leading cause of death for teens ages 15 to 18.
An estimated 2,276 people were killed in car crashes involving teen drivers in 2020 alone, according to the NHTSA. Teen drivers accounted for 748 of those deaths.
SCHEDULED EVENTS
Wednesday, Oct. 19, 2022 – 8:30 – 9:15 a.m., in the multipurpose room
Platt Technical High School
600 Orange Ave., Milford
Thursday, Oct. 20, 2022 – 8:30 – 9:15 a.m., in the multipurpose room
Eli Whitney Technical High School
100 Fairview Ave., Hamden


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