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Midland Police Release Report Listing Reasons For Increase in Accidents

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NewsWest 9

MIDLAND -   We all know with the boom there's been a lot more traffic and crashes.

On Tuesday, Midland Police released a report on why.

Between July and September, the top three contributing factors to crashes were following too closely, drivers not paying attention and drivers failing to control their speed.

Officials also released the top five intersections with the highest number of crashes.

Those intersections were:

  • Midkiff/I-20 with 21 crashes
  • Rankin/I-20 with 18 crashes
  • Andrews Highway/Loop 250 with 16 crashes
  • Midland Drive/Loop 250 with 14 crashes
  • Midkiff/Loop 250 with 12 crashes
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