25 May '11, 12pm

The 10 deadliest cities for pedestrians in the United States

The 10 deadliest cities for pedestrians in the United States

The 10 deadliest cities for pedestrians in the United States [SLIDESHOW] by Sarah Goodyear 25 May 2011 8:11 AM Streets in the U.S. are designed not for people, but for cars. And it shows. From 2000 through 2009, some 47,700 pedestrians were killed by drivers. Transportation for America has released a new report and interactive map that shows which metro areas are deadliest. Here are the 10 worst. Advertisement » View Slideshow Photo: Luis Tamayo The 10 deadliest cities for pedestrians in the United States [SLIDESHOW] Streets in the U.S. are designed not for people, but for cars. And it shows. From 2000 through 2009, some 47,700 pedestrians were killed by drivers. Transportation for America has released a new report and interactive map that shows which metro areas are deadliest. Here are the 10 worst.

Full article: http://www.grist.org/slideshow/2011-05-25-do-not-walk-here

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