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Driver’s Education Class On South Coast Targets Seniors, To Try To Improve Highway Safety

Posted on Thursday, July 3, 2014 7:57am


The percentage of the population that’s over 65 is expected to double from the year 2000, to 2030.

That means more older drivers will be behind the wheel.

While we might like to think older translates into more cautious, the statistics show there’s a sharp increase in the number of fatal accidents for those 75, and older.

KCLU’s Lance Orozco reports from Camarillo this morning, where a unique driver’s education class is trying to reach seniors, and senior caregivers.

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