PERSONS KILLED IN TOTAL AND ALCOHOL-IMPAIRED CRASHES BY PERSON TYPE, 2010
    Alcohol-impaired driving fatalities  (1)
Person type Total killed Number Percent of total killed
Vehicle occupants      
     Driver 16,824 6,037 36%
     Passenger 6,414 1,984 31
     Unknown occupant 65 1 2
     Total 23,303 8,022 34
Motorcyclists 4,502 1,478 33
Nonoccupants      
     Pedestrian 4,280 623 15
     Pedalcyclist 618 82 13
     Other/unknown 182 24 13
     Total 5,080 729 14
Total 32,885 10,228 31%

(1) Alcohol-impaired driving crashes are crashes that involve at least one driver or a motorcycle operator with a blood alcohol concentration (BAC) of 0.08 percent or above, the legal definition of drunk driving.

Source: U.S. Department of Transportation, National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.