State Car Accident Statistics
Though the number of fatal motor vehicle crashes has declined across the country, more than 32,000 people died in accidents across the U.S. in 2014 alone, and another 2.34 million people were injured in these crashes and collisions.
According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), the composition of these fatal and injury accidents for 2014 includes the deaths of 21,022 passenger vehicle occupants and the injury of 2 million more. Unfortunately, preliminary estimates show that traffic deaths increased in 2015 by more than 7 percent, with 9 out of 10 regions experiencing an increase in fatalities. Some regions, such as Region 10 (Washington, Oregon, Idaho, Montana) saw as high as a 20 percent increase, whereas Region 6 (Texas, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Louisiana, Mississippi) decreased by 1 percent.
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