Fatal Crashes

According to the National Safety Council, it is estimated the average economic cost of each roadway fatality, as of CY 2009, is $1.29 million. In 2014, 283 individuals were killed in crashes investigated by CSP troopers, a 3.7 percent decrease over the 294 fatalities in CY 2013.

The loss of 283 lives in 2014 was the result of 255 fatal crashes. The number of fatal crashes covered by CSP troopers during this period was down 1.2 percent from CY 2013, during which there were 258 fatal crashes.

Fatal Crashes and Fatalities Investigated by CSP Troopers
Fat Car and Fatalities 2014