traffic deaths

DOT and Lifespan officials hypothesize legal cannabis behind increase in traffic deaths

BY: - June 21, 2023

PROVIDENCE — State officials and doctors at Rhode Island Hospital are worried that recreational cannabis legalization may be to blame for a rise in traffic-related deaths over the first half of 2023.  Over half of the 36 traffic collisions that led to someone dying involved drinking and driving so far this year, according to information shared […]