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Vehicle backing safety facts

LONGVIEW, TX (KLTV) -

Studies show it's safer to back into a parking space than to back out.

Data shows 500 deaths and 15,000 injuries occur each year from cars in backing out of a parking space, according to the National Safety Council. The Texas Department of Insurance has some tips on backing up here.

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