Right now it’s doubly dangerous for farmers moving equipment on Virginia’s roadways. That’s because some farmers are busy harvesting corn, while others are applying crop protectants on their soybean fields.
September is Bicyclist and Pedestrian Awareness Month in Virginia.
Virginia ranks 15th among U.S. states with the highest number of fatalities on rural roads, according to a 2019 report from TRIP, a national transportation research group.
Summer’s deadliest days on the highways have arrived—and it is particularly concerning for teen drivers.
The average American is three generations removed from the farm, and that’s creating a problem on Virginia’s roadways.