Traffic Deaths


Statistics on left side of page are for 2021 from January 1 - October 5, 2021
Statistics on right side of page are for 2022 from January 1 - October 5, 2022


 

2021

2022

Total Fatalities

97

114

Alcohol/Drug Related

28

12

Vehicle Occupants

61

70

Seat Belts Worn

28

36

Seat Belts Not Used

32

28

Seat Belt Use Unknown

1

6

Motorcyclists

16

18

Pedestrians

18

23

Bicyclists

2

3

Fatal Crashes by County (2022)

New Castle

Kent

Sussex

51 (49%)

22 (21%)

32 (30%)



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