2006 Traffic Safety Annual Assessment – Alcohol-Related Fatalities

The 2006 Annual Assessment of Motor Vehicle Traffic Crash Fatalities and Injuries shows that 17,602 people were killed in the United States in alcohol-related motor vehicle traffic crashes – essentially unchanged from the 17,590 alcohol-related fatalities in 2005. Also, fatalities in crashes where the highest blood alcohol concentration (BAC) among any of the involved drivers, pedestrians or pedalcyclists was .08 g/dL or above increased marginally to 15,121 fatalities in 2006. Further statistics and trends in alcohol-related fatalities in 2006 are reported in this fact sheet.


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  • Accession Number: 01059072
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Report/Paper Numbers: HS-810 821
  • Files: HSL, TRIS, ATRI
  • Created Date: Sep 7 2007 4:11PM