The Most (and Least) Dangerous States for Pedestrians

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New Hampshire covered bridge
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40. New Hampshire
> Pedestrian fatalities per 100,000:
0.90
> Total pedestrian fatalities: 12 (8th lowest)
> Total traffic fatalities: 95 (5th lowest)

Chicago, Illinois (runner)
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39. Illinois
> Pedestrian fatalities per 100,000:
0.95
> Total pedestrian fatalities: 123 (11th highest)
> Total traffic fatalities: 924 (10th highest)

Glacier National Park, Montana
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38. Montana
> Pedestrian fatalities per 100,000:
0.98
> Total pedestrian fatalities: 10 (7th lowest)
> Total traffic fatalities: 192 (12th lowest)

Wheeling, West Virginia
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37. West Virginia
> Pedestrian fatalities per 100,000:
1.03
> Total pedestrian fatalities: 19 (14th lowest)
> Total traffic fatalities: 272 (16th lowest)

Massachusetts
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36. Massachusetts
> Pedestrian fatalities per 100,000:
1.04
> Total pedestrian fatalities: 70 (22nd highest)
> Total traffic fatalities: 328 (19th lowest)