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Traffic deaths down in state in 2009

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MADISON - Officials said yesterday that 545 people died in Wisconsin traffic crashes in 2009 - the lowest since 1944, when gasoline was rationed during World War Two. There were 42 fewer deaths last year than in 2008 - a drop of seven-percent. Fatalities were down in every category, including motorcyclists and pedestrians.

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