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Warwickshire's driving down the risk.(News)

Young adults have been getting a lesson on the dangers of driving as part of an initiative to reduce the number of deaths and serious injuries on roads in North Warwickshire.

In 2005 there were 700 road traffic collisions in North Warwickshire, of those 110 were serious or fatal. In an attempt to drive down the risk, Warwickshire Fire and Rescue Service have teamed up with Warwickshire Police and the Institute of Advanced Motorists to educate young people on the risks of driving on rural roads.

Statistics show that 20 per cent of accidents Where people are killed or seriously injured involve drivers under the age of 20, despite the fact that they make up only two per cent of driving license holders. …

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