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Large Truck Accident Data

Large-Truck Involvement in Fatal Crashes by State, 2007
   Large Trucks Involved in Fatal Crashes
StateTotal Vehicles Involved in Fatal CrashesNumberPercentage of Total VehiclesPercentage of U.S. Total for Large Trucks
Alabama1, 4711278.62.8
Alaska11865.10.1
Arizona1,448946.52.1
Arkansas86011012.82.4
California5,5033616.67.9
Colorado789779.81.7
Connecticut384246.30.5
Delaware15963.80.1
Dist of Columbia4824.20.0
Florida4,5662886.36.3
Georgia2,3012129.24.6
Hawaii17131.80.1
Idaho291268.90.6
Illinois1,7101488.73.2
Indiana1,24014211.53.1
Iowa5787012.11.5
Kansas6247411.91.6
Kentucky1,1881038.72.2
Louisiana1,3001158.82.5
Maine232208.60.4
Maryland849637.41.4
Massachusetts551264.70.6
Michigan1,5431147.42.5
Minnesota783729.21.6
Mississippi1,117706.31.5
Missouri1,33113810.43.0
Montana328298.80.6
Nebraska3584412.31.0
Nevada514254.90.5
New Hampshire181105.50.2
New Jersey1,003707.01.5
New Mexico4986012.01.3
New York1,8471467.93.2
North Carolina2,2241516.83.3
North Dakota1241310.50.3
Ohio1,7491247.12.7
Oklahoma983949.62.1
Oregon585528.91.1
Pennsylvania2,1632149.94.7
Rhode Island7967.60.1
South Carolina1,400805.71.7
South Dakota176148.00.3
Tennessee1,6431468.93.2
Texas4,5854559.99.9
Utah372369.70.8
Vermont8644.70.1
Virginia1,3591057.72.3
Washington787719.01.5
West Virginia544458.31.0
Wisconsin1,006787.81.7
Wyoming1772111.90.5
U.S. Total55, 9264,5848.2100.0
Puerto Rico616193.1100.0

Note: Totals may not equal sum of components due to independent rounding
Source: NHTSA’s National Center for Statistics and Analysis

Fatalities and Injuries in Crashes Involving Large Trucks, 2007
FARS Type of FatalityNumberPercentage of Total
Occupants of Large Trucks80217
–Single-Vehicle Crashes50210
–Multiple-Vehicle Crashes3006
Occupants of Other Vehicles in Crashes Involving Large Trucks3,60175
Nonoccupants (Pedestrians, Pedalcyclists, etc.)4058
Total4,808100
GES Type of InjuryNumberPercentage of Total
Occupants of Large Trucks23,00023
–Single-Vehicle Crashes10,00010
–Multiple-Vehicle Crashes13,00013
Occupants of Other Vehicles in Crashes Involving Large Trucks75,00075
Nonoccupants (Pedestrians, Pedalcyclists, etc.)2,0002
Total100,000100

Source: NHTSA’s National Center for Statistics and Analysis

Involvement in Fatal and Injury Crashes and Involvement Rates for Large Trucks, 1997-2007
YearLarge Trucks Fatal CrashesLarge Trucks RegisteredVehicle Involvement RateVehicle Miles Traveled (millions)Vehicle Involvement Rate**
19974,9177,083,32669.42191,4772.57
19984,9557,732,27064.08196,3802.52
19994,9207,791,42663.15202,6882.43
20004,9958,022,64962.26205,5202.43
20014,8237,857,67561.38209,0322.31
20024,5877,927,28057.86214,6032.14
20034,7217,756,88860.86217,9172.17
20044,9028,171,36459.99220,7922.22
20054,9518,481,99958.37222,5232.22
20064,7668,819,00754.04223,0372,14
20074,584
YearLarge Truck Injury CrashesLarge Trucks RegisteredVehicle Involvement RateVehicle Miles Traveled (millions)Vehicle Involvement Rate**
199796,0007,083,3261,349191,47750
199889,0007,732,2701,146196,38045
1999101,0007,791,4261,292202,68850
2000101,0008,022,6491,253205,52049
200190,0007,857,6751,143209,03243
200294,0007,927,2801,189214,60344
200389,0007,756,8881,145217,91741
200487,0008,171,3641,062220,79239
200582,0008,481,999971222,52337
200680,0008,819,007911223,03736
200776,000

*Rate per 100,000 registered vehicles.**Rate per 100 million vehicle miles traveled
– = not available
Source: NHTSA’s National Center for Statistics and Analysis

Large-Truck Involvement in Fatal Crashes by State, 2007
   Large Trucks Involved in Fatal Crashes
StateTotal Vehicles Involved in Fatal CrashesNumberPercentage of Total VehiclesPercentage of U.S. Total for Large Trucks
Alabama1, 4711278.62.8
Alaska11865.10.1
Arizona1,448946.52.1
Arkansas86011012.82.4
California5,5033616.67.9
Colorado789779.81.7
Connecticut384246.30.5
Delaware15963.80.1
Dist of Columbia4824.20.0
Florida4,5662886.36.3
Georgia2,3012129.24.6
Hawaii17131.80.1
Idaho291268.90.6
Illinois1,7101488.73.2
Indiana1,24014211.53.1
Iowa5787012.11.5
Kansas6247411.91.6
Kentucky1,1881038.72.2
Louisiana1,3001158.82.5
Maine232208.60.4
Maryland849637.41.4
Massachusetts551264.70.6
Michigan1,5431147.42.5
Minnesota783729.21.6
Mississippi1,117706.31.5
Missouri1,33113810.43.0
Montana328298.80.6
Nebraska3584412.31.0
Nevada514254.90.5
New Hampshire181105.50.2
New Jersey1,003707.01.5
New Mexico4986012.01.3
New York1,8471467.93.2
North Carolina2,2241516.83.3
North Dakota1241310.50.3
Ohio1,7491247.12.7
Oklahoma983949.62.1
Oregon585528.91.1
Pennsylvania2,1632149.94.7
Rhode Island7967.60.1
South Carolina1,400805.71.7
South Dakota176148.00.3
Tennessee1,6431468.93.2
Texas4,5854559.99.9
Utah372369.70.8
Vermont8644.70.1
Virginia1,3591057.72.3
Washington787719.01.5
West Virginia544458.31.0
Wisconsin1,006787.81.7
Wyoming1772111.90.5
U.S. Total55, 9264,5848.2100.0
Puerto Rico616193.1100.0

Note: Totals may not equal sum of components due to independent rounding
Source: NHTSA’s National Center for Statistics and Analysis

Fatalities and Injuries in Crashes Involving Large Trucks, 2007
FARS Type of FatalityNumberPercentage of Total
Occupants of Large Trucks80217
–Single-Vehicle Crashes50210
–Multiple-Vehicle Crashes3006
Occupants of Other Vehicles in Crashes Involving Large Trucks3,60175
Nonoccupants (Pedestrians, Pedalcyclists, etc.)4058
Total4,808100
GES Type of InjuryNumberPercentage of Total
Occupants of Large Trucks23,00023
–Single-Vehicle Crashes10,00010
–Multiple-Vehicle Crashes13,00013
Occupants of Other Vehicles in Crashes Involving Large Trucks75,00075
Nonoccupants (Pedestrians, Pedalcyclists, etc.)2,0002
Total100,000100

Source: NHTSA’s National Center for Statistics and Analysis

Involvement in Fatal and Injury Crashes and Involvement Rates for Large Trucks, 1997-2007
YearLarge Trucks Fatal CrashesLarge Trucks RegisteredVehicle Involvement RateVehicle Miles Traveled (millions)Vehicle Involvement Rate**
19974,9177,083,32669.42191,4772.57
19984,9557,732,27064.08196,3802.52
19994,9207,791,42663.15202,6882.43
20004,9958,022,64962.26205,5202.43
20014,8237,857,67561.38209,0322.31
20024,5877,927,28057.86214,6032.14
20034,7217,756,88860.86217,9172.17
20044,9028,171,36459.99220,7922.22
20054,9518,481,99958.37222,5232.22
20064,7668,819,00754.04223,0372,14
20074,584
YearLarge Truck Injury CrashesLarge Trucks RegisteredVehicle Involvement RateVehicle Miles Traveled (millions)Vehicle Involvement Rate**
199796,0007,083,3261,349191,47750
199889,0007,732,2701,146196,38045
1999101,0007,791,4261,292202,68850
2000101,0008,022,6491,253205,52049
200190,0007,857,6751,143209,03243
200294,0007,927,2801,189214,60344
200389,0007,756,8881,145217,91741
200487,0008,171,3641,062220,79239
200582,0008,481,999971222,52337
200680,0008,819,007911223,03736
200776,000

*Rate per 100,000 registered vehicles.**Rate per 100 million vehicle miles traveled
– = not available
Source: NHTSA’s National Center for Statistics and Analysis

Published by James Lassiter on 2013-08-13

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