Traffic Deaths


Statistics on left side of page are for 2023 from January 1 - May 22, 2023
Statistics on right side of page are for 2024 from January 1 - May 22, 2024


 

2023

2024

Total Fatalities

63

48

Alcohol/Drug Related

24

0*

Vehicle Occupants

47

28

Seat Belts Worn

22

11

Seat Belts Not Used

25

16

Seat Belt Use Unknown

0

1

Motorcyclists

4

5

Pedestrians

10

12

Bicyclists

2

3

Fatal Crashes by County (2024)

New Castle

Kent

Sussex

22 (47%)

12 (25%)

13 (28%)



Traffic statistical information is from CARS and fatal notice analysis.
* Current year count is unofficial and could rise as fatal crash investigations are completed