David Shephard’s fiancée, Sonya, died before his eyes when she was hit by a reckless driver.
Watch Video “I think anyone that’s been through this type of tragedy has a rollercoaster of emotions.”
Audrey Anderson’s son, Andre, was riding his bike when a reckless driver fatally struck him.
Watch Video “It only takes one second of distraction to take someone’s life on the street.”
Reckless Driving Facts
In 70% of New York City pedestrian traffic fatalities, drivers’ choices are key factors
Every year, there are 4,000 serious injuries from traffic crashes in New York City
54% of all New York City traffic fatalities are pedestrians
Every two hours in New York City, someone is seriously injured or killed after being hit by a vehicle
Roughly 7 out of 10 people die when struck by someone driving 40mph in New York City
Hit someone driving 30mph, you’re twice as likely to kill them than if you were going 25mph
79% of New York City traffic crashes that seriously injure or kill individuals involve private automobiles