A Terrible Tragedy, A Sensible Verdict October 12, 2012 Arizona

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A Terrible Tragedy, A Sensible Verdict  October 12, 2012 Arizona, Payson Roundup
...  ADOT added miles of high fences to channel the elk and deer through those wide underpasses. The project reduced elk crashes by 86 percent along a section of highway near Christopher Creek. Cameras recorded some 500 animals using the underpasses during the study period... Lawyers for the injured motorcyclist argued that the state should apply such an approach wherever deer and elk abound... The jury wisely held that this would impose an unrealistic burden on the state ...

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