Then why make the roads more hazardous by raising the driving age to The accident claimed both their lives.
Most people get taught manners from a very young age but for some reason people do not apply these manners to the road. Intoxicated drivers go behind the wheel all the time causing harm to not just themselves but to innocent people on the roads. When I received my license at the age of sixteen I was so excited to get on the road and start driving.
Your time is important. Being free. I am just saying that it isn't the best way to go. Many high school teens by this time are out and about in their vehicles, adjusting and learning the rituals of the road.