TYPES OF MOTOR VEHICLE TRAFFIC ACCIDENTS
Nebraska - Selected Years                                              
Type of Accident 1970 1980 1990 1994 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
All Accidents                                                
Collision Involving:
  Pedestrian 690 653 601 504 525 450 468 409 431 452 401 396 340 340 368 373 338 311 368 387 383 383 390 372
  Motor Vehicle in Traffic 29,343 27,225 26,792 29,029 30,719 31,327 30,774 30,546 30,094 29,177 29,236 23,609 22,350 19,904 21,867 21,096 20,979 20,182 19,367 18,673 19,681 20,428 21,792 22,712
  Parked Motor Vehicle 4,797 4,884 3,240 3,677 4,040 4,083 4,332 4,403 4,669 4,112 4,256 2,608 2,571 2,384 2,756 2,677 2,567 2,548 2,487 2,461 2,474 2,664 2,837 2,959
  Train 159 168 59 83 65 50 51 38 40 45 47 39 40 37 41 37 36 20 20 23 23 28 16 24
  Bicyclist 81 418 479 512 403 391 392 354 301 342 354 306 281 244 253 306 244 258 275 323 275 246 290 286
  Animal 1,487 1,695 2,324 3,133 3,917 4,004 4,175 3,982 4,039 3,996 3,975 3,412 3,170 2,488 3,381 3,410 3,736 3,497 3,512 2,913 2,400 2,337 2,714 2,648
  Fixed Object 2,666 6,584 4,840 4,837 5,878 5,609 6,073 6,016 5,475 5,086 5,377 3,944 4,326 3,776 4,845 4,581 4,490 4,047 4,121 3,582 3,985 4,051 3,917 4,019
  Other Object 136 254 312 118 132 141 136 162 138 164 184 143 161 147 173 160 159 154 170 137 192 183 192 193
Non-collision, Overturned 5,381 2,230 2,319 1,965 1,893 1,719 1,423 1,522 2,211 2,397 2,394 2,467 2,238 2,197 1,860 1,635 1,776 1,851 1,671 1,659 1,596 1,647 1,511 1,397
Other Non-collision 338 574 334 350 421 385 368 471 547 464 378 303 260 258 305 293 275 305 286 285 300 320 306 247
Total Accidents 45,278 44,685 41,300 44,222 48,017 48,183 48,217 47,933 47,945 46,238 46,602 37,227 35,739 32,780 35,875 34,604 34,650 33,212 32,331 30,443 31,342 32,318 34,000 34,890
                                                 
Fatalities (Total Killed)
Collision Involving:
  Pedestrian 39 27 24 14 14 19 13 16 10 9 12 9 8 8 8 5 9 7 7 14 14 9 18 11
  Motor Vehicle in Traffic 195 193 129 111 127 118 125 111 107 104 143 110 101 95 105 88 100 72 79 78 76 93 97 84
  Parked Motor Vehicle 2 1 5 3 2 6 0 5 5 4 4 0 1 7 0 2 1 1 0 2 0 1 2 1
  Train 11 21 16 12 9 6 5 5 4 9 6 5 8 4 4 1 2 2 2 3 2 3 1 3
  Bicyclist 8 4 3 2 7 7 4 3 5 2 2 1 3 2 1 0 3 2 2 0 0 2 4 1
  Animal 4 0 1 1 3 2 2 2 0 0 2 2 4 4 1 3 1 2 4 3 1 1 3 1
  Fixed Object 43 93 53 45 52 57 59 59 39 52 52 46 40 46 58 38 35 42 29 35 36 39 41 49
  Other Object 0 0 3 0 1 0 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 1 1
Non-collision, Overturned 105 56 28 37 41 53 46 38 42 88 64 54 73 56 51 51 53 35 39 54 58 52 46 40
Other Non-collision 4 1 0 4 5 3 0 3 2 3 8 2 0 4 2 0 1 2 2 1 2 3 4 3
Total Accidents 411 396 262 229 261 271 255 242 215 307 293 229 238 226 230 188 205 166 164 190 190 203 218 194
                                                 
Persons Injured
Collision Involving:
  Pedestrian 673 677 617 490 509 431 455 392 419 439 388 383 330 329 393 364 329 304 359 352 365 370 372 359
  Motor Vehicle in Traffic 12,453 13,678 16,641 13,066 14,041 14,276 13,697 13,582 12,497 11,020 10,322 10,088 9,289 8,635 13,725 8,333 8,381 7,904 7,546 7,365 7,665 7,686 8,374 8,879
  Parked Motor Vehicle 615 629 441 354 393 374 386 367 376 269 243 258 256 233 300 233 231 243 194 225 217 210 227 259
  Train 86 85 30 25 23 27 25 11 14 14 14 16 18 18 21 14 10 4 10 12 13 8 6 8
  Bicyclist 283 426 482 506 387 381 384 346 286 334 349 302 276 241 252 303 240 255 271 320 275 241 284 281
  Animal 160 141 153 268 376 391 413 420 432 270 292 264 256 262 308 279 260 235 278 242 185 169 195 230
  Fixed Object 1,295 3,431 2,671 1,975 2,406 2,447 2,647 2,558 2,052 1,642 1,663 1,480 1,552 1,385 2,224 1,688 1,589 1,381 1,400 1,323 1,304 1,227 1,189 1,276
  Other Object 41 109 111 31 29 31 40 42 25 34 30 30 30 38 32 35 31 32 32 27 33 39 29 26
Non-collision, Overturned 3,624 1,824 1,973 1,207 1,140 1,055 881 957 1,357 1,419 1,378 1,484 1,322 1,264 1,640 992 1,069 1,132 1,057 1,076 932 979 894 874
Other Non-collision 164 281 169 129 119 115 98 122 165 109 77 58 60 65 76 59 86 64 64 66 60 81 88 63
Total Accidents 19,394 21,281 23,288 18,053 19,425 19,534 19,032 18,805 17,623 15,550 14,756 14,363 13,389 12,471 18,683 12,310 12,242 11,562 11,226 11,021 11,056 11,016 11,664 12,262
Source:  Nebraska Department of Transportation 2017 Traffic Accident Facts, Annual Report, 2017
Last Updated: 10/20/17
by Nebraska Databook
email: mike.lundeen@nebraska.gov