New Mexico Traffic Fatality Analysis Report 2008

From the UNM Division of Government Research, www.unm.edu/~dgrint, July 9, 2008. All figures are preliminary.

New Mexico Motor Vehicle Traffic Crash Fatalities for January --June, 2008

Month

Total
Alcohol
Involved
No
Alcohol
Alcohol
Unknown
Motor
Vehicle
Motor-
cycle

ATV
Pedest-
rian
Pedal-
cyclist
January 21 11 10 0 19 0 0 1 1
February 23 6 17 0 20 1 0 2 0
March 34 8 26 0 24 3 1 5 1
April 23 8 14 1 14 6 0 3 0
May 33 11 21 1 25 4 0 3 1
June 26 10 16 0 17 5 0 3 1
July
August
September
October
November
December
Fatalities for 2008 160 54 104 2 119 19 1 17 4
Helmet and Seat Belt Usage
Percentage of Alcohol Involvement Yes No Unknown Total
Alcohol Involved 33.75% Helmet
MC/ATV
3 15 2 20
Non-Alcohol Involved 65.00% Seat
Belt
43 75 1 119
Location Residence Child (0-12) Fatalities
Urban 47 New Mexico 138 0,1 2 (1 nsb, 1 ?sb)
Rural 111 Elsewhere 21 2 0
Total 158 Total 159 3 0
4 0
Senior (70+) Fatalities Teen (13-19) Fatalities 5 0
MV 15 13 1 6 0
MC 0 14 1 7 0
ATV 0 15 3 8 0
PED 1 16 2 9 0
PC 1 17 2 10 0
Total 17 18 4 11 0
19 6 12 0
Total 19 11.88% Total 2 1.25%