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Florida Car Accident Statistics

There are always risks associated with driving. When people make mistakes while traveling at high speeds with many other vehicles nearby, serious injuries or even death can be the result.

Read on to learn about Florida car accident statistics.

The Data

The total number of fatal crashes for various modes of transport during 2019 are as follows:

  • Bicycle - 142
  • Motorcycle - 515
  • Pedestrian - 711
  • Hit and run - 209

The total number of crashes causing injuries for various modes of transport during 2019 are as follows:

  • Bicycle - 6,633
  • Motorcycle - 8,849
  • Pedestrian - 9,654
  • Hit and run - 22,329

In 2019, there were a grand total of 400,048 crashes. Out of those crashes, there were a total of 3,176 fatalities. Additionally, there were a total of 254,058 injuries as a result of the crashes.

The total number of fatal crashes for various modes of transport during 2018 are as follows:

  • Bicycle - 160
  • Motorcycle - 531
  • Pedestrian - 720
  • Hit and run - 207

The total number of crashes causing injuries for various modes of transport during 2018 are as follows:

  • Bicycle - 6,590
  • Motorcycle - 9,143
  • Pedestrian - 9,356
  • Hit and run - 21,610

In 2018, there were a grand total of 403,626 crashes. Out of those crashes, there were a total of 3,135 fatalities. Additionally, there were a total of 255,353 injuries as a result of the crashes.

When comparing the data from 2018 to 2019, there aren’t very many large discrepancies, which shows that road safety hasn’t improved enough in the past year to prevent people from getting hurt on the road.

We Can Help

If you’ve been involved in a car accident in which you sustained injuries, we may be able to help. Our attorneys here at Harmon Parker, P.A. are highly experienced in this area of the law and have helped many other people just like you attain the justice they deserved. Don’t hesitate to contact our firm with your case right away.

Call Harmon Parker, P.A. today at (813) 452-4144 to learn more about how we can help you recover over a free consultation.

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