Figure 2: Traffic Controls Present at Crash Location by Crash Size, 2004-2008

Figure 2: Traffic Controls Present at Crash Location by Crash Size, 2004-2008

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(as a percent of fatal crashes by crash size)

Traffic control Single vehicle Two vehicle Multi- vehicle
Traffic signal no pedestrian signal 1.82 2.26 3.23
Traffic signal unknown pedestrian signal 18.72 25.95 42.21
Traffic signal with pedestrian signal 6.47 3.44 5.51
Other 10.77 4.85 6.07
Other sign 22.94 7.48 10.96
Stop sign 18.94 51.34 26.25
Unknown 2.94 0.89 0.96
Warning sign 16.18 3.39 4.81

NOTES: "Other" includes all traffic controls accounting for less than one percent of total. Figure 2 omits data where no traffic controls were present.

SOURCE: U.S. Department of Transportation, National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, FARS Database, as of December 2009.