Police statistics: 140 people died on Czech roads over the summer period

01-09-2012

Police statistics have revealed that 140 people died in road accidents over the summer. The number is the same as last year - the lowest number of road fatalities in the country since 1990, ČTK reported.

In related news, the final summer fatality was a 14-year-old school girl - tragically struck by a car at a crossing in Prague on Friday. The vehicle was impacted in a crash and sent flying, hitting the teenage pedestrian. She died at the scene.