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Miami named one of most dangerous cities for Halloween trick-or-treaters [Local 10 News]

October 30, 2019

MIAMI – Halloween is supposed to be spooky, but one study shows it can be downright dangerous, especially in South Florida.

The study by Cambridge Mobile Telematics shows Miami is the second-most dangerous city in the U.S. for trick-or-treaters.

Using statistics from the data of over 856,000 drives on Oct. 31, 2018, the study showed children were more likely to be hit by a car and killed on Halloween than on any other day of the year.

In an alarming find, the amount of driving trips on Halloween that involve speeding jumped a terrifying 235%.

Miami ranked second behind Ocean City, Maryland, and ahead of Memphis, Arlington, Va. and Park City, Utah.

Las Vegas was tops when it comes to the safest cities to trick-or-treat.

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