Officials say Minnesota traffic deaths caused by people not wearing seatbelts could surpass last year’s numbers, which were the highest since 2014.  Mike Hanson, director of the state Office of Traffic Safety, says the last seatbelt survey found 93.4 percent of Minnesotans buckle up — however…

“When you look at that, that remaining six-plus percent of Minnesota drivers and occupants who don’t put that seatbelt on, but yet they result in one-third of our fatalities.”

A “Click It or Ticket” enforcement campaign begins Sunday across Minnesota and runs through the end of September.