In Pennsylvania,10,346 alochol-related crashes in 2017.It was. In 2017, 18% of drivers death in trhe 16-20 age group were drinking drivers that increase from 12% in 2016.74% of them were male drivers. On a average day 28 alcohol related traffic crashes occurred.Also, 6.8 people were killed in the crashes.Last,18 people were injured from it.4x more likely to die than in non alcohol accidents
Alcohol Related Crashes in Pennsylvania 2017
In 2017 in Pa 280 fatal crashes related to alcohol happened. The highest fatal crashes are in 2013.The highest deaths were in 2013 from the crashes.That same year had the highest injuries.29 died from being passengers. Majority occured between 8pm and 4 am that are alcohol related.Non-alcohol accidents occur 12pm-8pm.
Most alcohol related crashes happen on Saturdays. 37% of deaths occur during holidays were from alcohol related use. Thanksgiving has the highest death rate due to alcohol use for holidays.The highest drink drivers in crashes is 66-70 age.Total number of crashes for males are 7,437.While female have 2,639 crashes.