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Driver of Vehicle That Slammed Into Ambulance Did Not Have A License

The driver of the vehicle that slammed into an ambulance Wednesday morning, in which two people died, in Caldera, Puntarenas did not have a driver's license. The Consejo de Seguridad Vial (Cosevi) confirmed they have no record of the driver. The lack of a license...

‘Craziness’ Detonates Tragedies On The Road

Up to Wednesday, August 22, 32 people lost their lives in traffic accidents, more than one death per day this month. And so far this year, the number of fatalities exceeds 288 people, in on third of the cases, the deceased were between 10...

Pedestrian Deaths Doubled In The First Month of 2017

Q COSTA RICA - The lack of sidewalks, bad drivers, lack of enough police presence, negligence, recklessness and irresponsible actions by some have resulted in an increase in pedestrian deaths and traffic fatalities in general across the country. In the first month of 2017, eleven...

One Third Of Traffic Fatalities In Costa Rica Involve Alcohol

Q COSTA RICA NEWS - One third of the traffic fatalities are due to the consumption of alcohol, an increase over the last decade when in 2004 the rate was only one quarter. This according to data released Wednesday by the Instituto sobre Alcoholismo y...

Costly Fines Insufficient To Lower Deaths On Costa Rica’s Roads

QCOSTARICA - Improper passing, speeding and driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs continue to be the main cause of fatal traffic accidents in Costa Rica. What is clear to authorities is that the severe fines introduced in the reforms of the Ley de...

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