TITLE

WHEELS OF TERROR

AUTHOR(S)
Mazzucchi, Steve; Wuebben, Joe; Berg, Michael
PUB. DATE
April 2004
SOURCE
Joe Weider's Muscle & Fitness;Apr2004, Vol. 65 Issue 4, p52
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Provides statistical information on pedestrian fatalities of various vehicle types in the U.S. as of April 1, 2004. Compact sport utility vehicles; Large pickup truck; Large van.
ACCESSION #
12484503

 

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