Road deaths climb 40 percent in the Algarve

in News · 19-02-2019 06:45:00 · 0 Comments
Road deaths climb 40 percent in the Algarve

The number of people who have died the past 12 months on roads in the Algarve has risen by almost 40 percent.

Latest figures show fatalities on the region’s roads have climbed from 29 to 40 the past year.

The southern Portuguese region has also fared poorly in terms of serious injuries suffered by motorists.

This year, up until 7 February, 20 people were seriously injured on Algarve roads, which is up almost 30 percent on the same period in 2018.


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