Table 2-3: Large Truck Involvement in Fatal Crashes: 2003

Table 2-3: Large Truck Involvement in Fatal Crashes: 2003

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State Total occupant fatalities in all motor vehicle crashes Total vehicles involved in fatal motor vehicle crashes Large trucks
Occupant fatalities
Large trucks
Involved in fatal crashes
Number Percent of total Number Percent of total
Alabama 924 1,387 23 2.5 148 10.7
Alaska 83 122 0 0.0 4 3.3
Arizona 979 1,512 12 1.2 102 6.7
Arkansas 586 810 22 3.8 99 12.2
California 3,381 5,725 41 1.2 332 5.8
Colorado 567 869 7 1.2 61 7.0
Connecticut 258 399 9 3.5 24 6.0
Delaware 122 234 0 0.0 15 6.4
District of Columbia 49 98 0 0.0 0 0.0
Florida 2,554 4,432 47 1.8 343 7.7
Georgia 1,425 2,277 39 2.7 208 9.1
Hawaii 105 169 1 1.0 4 2.4
Idaho 278 357 5 1.8 38 10.6
Illinois 1,244 2,012 19 1.5 178 8.8
Indiana 764 1,247 23 3.0 166 13.3
Iowa 417 564 8 1.9 61 10.8
Kansas 441 655 9 2.0 73 11.1
Kentucky 859 1,290 19 2.2 117 9.1
Louisiana 797 1,186 18 2.3 112 9.4
Maine 193 285 1 0.5 14 4.9
Maryland 524 1,000 9 1.7 63 6.3
Massachusetts 364 619 3 0.8 34 5.5
Michigan 1,081 1,887 12 1.1 110 5.8
Minnesota 598 880 4 0.7 62 7.0
Mississippi 822 1,121 12 1.5 66 5.9
Missouri 1,141 1,663 39 3.4 153 9.2
Montana 248 322 4 1.6 21 6.5
Nebraska 279 398 10 3.6 52 13.1
Nevada 291 498 9 3.1 36 7.2
New Hampshire 105 168 1 1.0 13 7.7
New Jersey 589 1,057 8 1.4 57 5.4
New Mexico 384 502 13 3.4 39 7.8
New York 1,113 1,989 17 1.5 147 7.4
North Carolina 1,357 2,138 23 1.7 158 7.4
North Dakota 98 138 1 1.0 14 10.1
Ohio 1,165 1,875 11 0.9 147 7.8
Oklahoma 626 930 30 4.8 104 11.2
Oregon 455 626 6 1.3 52 8.3
Pennsylvania 1,380 2,233 28 2.0 213 9.5
Rhode Island 89 143 2 2.2 6 4.2
South Carolina 876 1,344 18 2.1 96 7.1
South Dakota 192 227 2 1.0 14 6.2
Tennessee 1,089 1,623 21 1.9 113 7.0
Texas 3,232 5,040 88 2.7 438 8.7
Utah 279 377 4 1.4 18 4.8
Vermont 61 98 1 1.6 12 12.2
Virginia 847 1,311 17 2.0 121 9.2
Washington 512 798 2 0.4 39 4.9
West Virginia 371 544 7 1.9 55 10.1
Wisconsin 781 1,136 10 1.3 89 7.8
Wyoming 157 197 8 5.1 28 14.2
United States, total 37,132 58,512 723 1.9 4,669 8.0

SOURCES: U.S. Department of Transportation, National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, Traffic Safety Facts 2003: Overview, Washington, DC: 2004, available at http://www-nrd.nhtsa.dot.gov/pdf/nrd-30/NCSA/TSF2003/809767.pdf as of Sep. 30, 2004; U.S. Department of Transportation, National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, Traffic Safety Facts 2003 Early Edition, Washington, DC: 2004, available at http://www-nrd.nhtsa.dot.gov/pdf/nrd-30/NCSA/TSFAnn/TSF2003EarlyEdition.pdf as of Oct. 27, 2004.