Indiana Traffic Safety Facts: Large Trucks 2009

Services: Analytical studies, Policy analysis

Research Areas: Criminal Justice, Public Safety

In 2009, a total of 189,676 traffic collisions were reported in Indiana by law enforcement. Of those, 10,542 (5.6 percent) involved a large truck. Less than one percent of the Indiana collisions involving large trucks resulted in a fatality. This fact sheet summarizes data trends on traffic collisions involving large trucks between 2005 and 2009, including speeding, injuries, alcohol use, and other factors contributing to large truck collisions.


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Kathy  Lisby
  • Kathy J. Lisby
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