CALIFORNIA CAR ACCIDENT STATISTICS

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490,168
Number of reported car crashes in California (2016) resulting in...

3,842
Deaths and...

278,585
Injuries

California accounts for 12% of the nation's auto deaths!

Accident deaths have increased 28% since 2013!

Most Dangerous Counties For Car Accidents (Fatalities & Injuries):

Los Angeles - 82,437
Orange - 21,451
San Diego - 20,385
San Bernardino - 14,801
Riverside - 13,318

Drivers tested positive for some type of drug in 32% of all California fatal crashes.

Speeding related fatalities have increased 17.5% since 2011.

Alcohol related fatalities have increased 36.8% from 2011.

Pedestrian fatalities have increased 36.9% from 2011.

61% of California accidents happen in or near urban areas!

40% of California drivers admit to checking their texts or emails while driving.

80% of vehicle crashes involve some form of driver inattention.

Let's Reduce Accidents Together California

Put your phone away while driving.

Obey speed limits and road signs.

Always wear a seatbelt.

Don't drive after drinking.

Remain alert on city roads.

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