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Statistics

Police recorded road casualties

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  • Release date: 4 June 2015
  • Period covered: 2014
An annual report that includes information on severity of injury and type of road user.

Key points

  • During 2014 there were 5,876 road accidents involving personal injury recorded by the police in Wales, a fall of 0.3 per cent compared to 2013.
  • These accidents resulted in 8,208 casualties, 127 fewer than in 2013.
  • Within this total: 103 people were killed on Welsh roads in 2014, 8 fewer (7 per cent) than in 2013, 1,160 people were seriously injured in 2014, 127 more (12 per cent) than in 2013 and 6,945 people were slightly injured, a decrease of 246 (3 per cent) compared with 2013.

Contact

Tel: 029 2082 6960
Email: stats.transport@wales.gsi.gov.uk