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The leading cause of death for teenagers between the ages of 12 and 19 years is unintentional injury. When this category is further broken down, it is seen that 73% of these fatal unintentional injuries are motor vehicle accidents (Miniño, 2010). Furthermore, 40% of fatal crashes experienced by 16 and 17 year olds occur between the hours of 9 PM and 6 AM… CONTINUE READING