Statewide Data

  • Fatalities

    1,180
    Fatalities

  • Serious Injuries

    8,763
    Serious Injuries

  • Roadway Departure

    575
    Fatalities

  • Intersections

    265
    Fatalities

  • Rear End Crashes

    80
    Fatalities

  • Railroad Crossings

    8
    Fatalities

  • Impaired Drivers

    505
    Fatalities

  • Seat Belt

    391
    Fatalities

  • Speed

    375
    Fatalities

  • Young Drivers

    352
    Fatalities

  • Older Drivers

    265
    Fatalities

  • Distracted Drivers

    80
    Fatalities

  • Bicycle Riders

    19
    Fatalities

  • Pedestrians

    146
    Fatalities

  • Commercial Vehicles

    179
    Fatalities

  • Motorcycles

    157
    Fatalities

  • Roadway Departure

    3,137

    Serious Injuries

  • Intersections

    3,389

    Serious Injuries

  • Rear End Crashes

    1,090

    Serious Injuries

  • Railroad Crossings

    17

    Serious Injuries

  • Impaired Drivers

    2046

    Serious Injuries

  • Seat Belt

    1,512

    Serious Injuries

  • Speed

    2,015

    Serious Injuries

  • Young Drivers

    3,115

    Serious Injuries

  • Older Drivers

    1,622

    Serious Injuries

  • Distracted Drivers

    727

    Serious Injuries

  • Bicycle Riders

    174

    Serious Injuries

  • Pedestrians

    568

    Serious Injuries

  • Commercial Vehicles

    682

    Serious Injuries

  • Motorcycles

    906

    Serious Injuries

2017 Preliminary Crash Totals

By The Numbers

Today, Ohioans are far less likely to die in a crash thanks to safer vehicles, safer roads, faster emergency response, stronger laws and traffic enforcement that encourages greater seat belt use and discourages impaired driving.

But, we need your help to reach zero. Until then, you’ll find updates on serious injuries and fatalities in Ohio.

Serious Injuries and Fatalities Chart

5 Common Causes

Here are the most common causes of fatalities in Ohio. These crash types often overlap contributing to Ohio’s crash problems.

Roadway Departure49

Roadway Departure

No Seat Belt33

No Seat Belts

Speed32

Speed

Alcohol27

Alcohol

Young Drivers30

Young Drivers
(15-25)