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TN: July 4th traffic fatalities cut in half; none alcohol-related

NASHVILLE, TN. (AP) - Seven people were killed in Tennessee traffic accidents over the July Fourth holiday, the fewest since eight in 1998.

Fifteen state deaths were reported during the holiday a year ago.

State officials said Friday none of this year's fatalities were alcohol-related. Six of the seven were vehicle occupants, and the other was a motorcyclist.

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