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Resource ID: #20525
Subject: Transportation
Source: Newsday (New York)
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Date: Sept. 28, 2003

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Fresco obtained electronic and hard copy records on Long Island traffic fatalities for this story on road safety. He compared Long Island's most dangerous road (measured in fatalities) with one of its safest and concluded that median barriers made the difference. Median barriers prevent head-on collisions -- but that may not be enough evidence to get a median installed, according to transportation officials.

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