Vehicles Involved In Fatal Crashes By Vehicle Type, 2011 And 2020

 

Vehicle involved 2011 2020
Passenger cars    
Involved in crashes 17,508 20,868
Rate per 100 million vehicle miles traveled 1.28 1.79
Rate per 100,000 registered vehicles 13.79 16.71
Light trucks (1)    
Involved in crashes 16,806 20,566
Rate per 100 million vehicle miles traveled 1.31 1.47
Rate per 100,000 registered vehicles 14.16 13.72
Motorcycles    
Involved in crashes 4,769 5,715
Rate per 100 million vehicle miles traveled 25.72 32.41
Rate per 100,000 registered vehicles 56.52 68.71
(1) Trucks with 10,000 pounds or less gross vehicle weight. Includes pickups, vans, truck-based station wagons and utility vehicles. Source: U.S. Department of Transportation (USDOT), National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). Vehicle miles traveled - USDOT, Federal Highway Administration, revised by NHTSA; Registered passenger cars and light trucks - R.L. Polk & Co; Registered motorcycles - USDOT, Federal Highway Administration.