It's a disturbing statistic for the Hoosier State.
The report was just released by the Governors Highway Safety Association. It tracked the number of fatal accidents during the first half of last year. Every state was tracked and at the top of the list was
The report states that from January 2012 until June 2012,
The report showed that during that same time period in 2011,
It is illegal for everyone in
Indiana State Police Sergeant Ron Galaviz says he suspects that texting was a big factor.
Other top states in that report include
Drugs and alcohol are also believed to be responsible for those increases in deaths.
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