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Young drivers training to avoid accidents

Young drivers learn about road sense Credit: ITV

Watch the report by transport correspondent Mike Pearse below...

New figures show that one in five young drivers will have a crash in their first year of driving. While they represent just 1.5 per cent of drivers, they're responsible for 9 per cent of serious crashes- around 15,000 every year. Key reasons include lack of experience, speeding, drugs and alcohol. Mike Pearse reports.

Learning to drive at a very young age Credit: ITV