Greenville is ranked no. 1 in the state of North Carolina for crashes, but the Greenville Police Department is looking to change that.

Greenville police announced an initiative to improve road safety in a Facebook post Tuesday.

The department is forming a traffic safety task force with community partners incluidng  Greenville, NC Public Works, NCDOT, Vidant Medical CenterEastern Carolina Injury Prevention Program – Safe Kids Pitt CountyEast Carolina University and others.

Grenville police are also asking community members what changes or improvements they would like to see to make Greenville safer.

You can comment on the post below to share your idea with Greenville police.