In the Permian Basin, An Increase In Traffic Accidents Is Taking A Toll On EMTs

“These aren’t fender benders, these are violent violent crashes. I mean it looks like you’ve stomped on a tin can.”

By Mitch BordenDecember 10, 2018 9:30 am, , , ,

From Marfa Public Radio:

Driving in the Permian Basin can be dangerous. Roads are packed, huge commercial trucks barrel down the highways, drivers can be careless. The rate of fatal car crashes in the region is rising steeply.

This increase can be difficult and personal for first responders who see these wrecks and take care of the injured.

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