Prevent this tragedy
Young skaters die by hit-and-runs makes the case for more skateparks
Writing about skateboarding, I have Google set to give daily alerts when any "skateboard news" comes up online, and almost everyday the news includes a serious injury, or worse yet, a report that a skateboarder has died. During their time on a board, almost every skateboarder will have bruises, sprains and broken bones, primarily from falling. However, as skateboarding has grown in popularity, there's an influx of skaters with varying degrees of experience on the streets, and the majority ...
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