Preliminary figures released Tuesday by the agency show that 42,915 people died in traffic crashes last year, up from 38,824 in 2020.
Officials say the death toll is expected to rise as rescuers continue to search for survivors.
The boy died while trapped in a van as authorities tried to find him.
Regardless of one's views on the Second Amendment, surely we can agree on basic steps given the overwhelming evidence about the lethal combination of domestic violence and firearms.
Doctors rarely cure diseases, he added. For the most part, they manage them. He told my students that being a good physician means helping patients navigate illness.
The question the Republicans who are fighting to restore the cuts to military pensions really need to answer is, what makes all of these other brave men and women who work for the government less deserving of good pay, great benefits and public adoration?
By making it virtually impossible to be a young employee in agriculture, we drive the further exodus of youth from an agrarian way of life.