WA State Spike in Motorcycle Deaths

Nearly 40 people have died in motorcycle crashes around the state this year. Since 1999 the number of motorcycles licensed in the state is up 60 percent, while the number of motorcycle deaths has risen by 89 percent, Trooper Kirk H. Rudeen said.

The patrol is planning a crackdown on aggressive motorcycle driving using aerial surveillance and infrared cameras this week.


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