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TxDOT launches motorcycle safety campaign

As part of National Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month in May, TxDOT is launching the "Look Twice for Motorcycles" campaign and reminding drivers to remain alert and watch carefully for motorcycles.

TxDOT kicks off WorkZone Safety campaign

In 2018, Texas saw 25,162 work zone traffic crashes, resulting in 161 fatalities and 684 serious injuries. Of those fatalities, 84 percent were motorists or their passengers.

Texas traffic fatalities drop

According to the Texas Department of Transportation, after seven straight years of increases, the number of traffic fatalities in Texas fell in 2018.