AA slam street light switch off

Press Association
Some councils are
Some councils are

%VIRTUAL-SkimlinksPromo%Some councils are "ignoring the findings of road-accident inquests" by switching off street lights to save money, says the AA.

The motoring organisation cited the fact that at least five pedestrians and a cyclist have been killed since 2009 because, according to accident investigators at inquests, drivers had little or no chance of avoiding the collisions on blacked-out roads with speed limits of 40mph or higher.