Report: More Arizonans die from guns than car crashes - Fox29 WFLX TV, West Palm Beach, Florida-

Report: More Arizonans die from guns than car crashes

Posted: Updated:
PHOENIX (CBS5) -

For the third year in a row more people in Arizona died from guns than in car crashes.

In 2011, 964 people were killed by guns while 872 died in car crashes, according to a report done by the Violence Policy Center in Washington, D.C.

Arizona is one of 14 states where gun deaths outpace traffic deaths.

In the U.S., 90 percent of households own cars while only a third own a gun.

Copyright 2014 CBS 5 (KPHO Broadcasting Corporation). All rights reserved.

Powered by WorldNow

1100 Banyan Blvd.
West Palm Beach, FL 33401

FCC Public File
publicfile@wflx.com
561-845-2929
EEO Report
Closed Captioning

All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Worldnow and WFLX. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.