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July 31, 2008

"Googling" Dead Man's Curve

Have you ever wondered if the "dead man's curve" on your daily commute really is dangerous? You can know for sure now that University of Minnesota researchers have created an innovative Web site that uses Google Maps to pinpoint traffic fatalities across the nation. Lee Munnich, director of the university's Center for Excellence in Rural Safety, explains how anyone can search the roads they travel.

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