Road rage incidents involving guns on the rise

Posted at 10:52 AM, Apr 11, 2017
and last updated 2017-04-11 19:20:19-04

A new study finds road rage incidents involving guns are on the rise.

"The Trace," an independent nonprofit news organization that covers gun issues, looked at the gun violence archive that uses news and police reports.

They found road rage incidents where the driver fired a gun or used it to threaten the other driver have more than doubled in the last three years. 

Florida had the most.. with 146.

From January 2014 to March of 2017, there were 20 incidents in Oklahoma.

Half of those were in Green Country.

Click here for more information and interactive map.

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