Formula 1 star Coulthard says cut your speed

David Coulthard is fronting a new campaign asking Borderers to think about their driving on country roads.
David Coulthard is fronting a new campaign asking Borderers to think about their driving on country roads.

Fatalities per year on rural roads

2007 - 208

2008 - 192

2009 - 160

2010 - 158

2011 - 129

TOTAL - 847

fatalities aged 17-25

Driver or rider: Male 113, Female - 25

Passenger: Male - 52, Female 22

Pedestrian: Male - 11, female 4

fatalities other ages

Driver or rider: Male - 344, Female - 81

Passenger: Male - 61, Female - 72

Pedestrian: Male - 11, Female - 4