Bosque Farms Community Report, 2008

Demographics

In 2008, there were 3,953 licensed drivers in Bosque Farms. Of these, there were 2,008 females and 1,945 males. The population of Bosque Farms was 4,060. The total number of crashes in 2008 was 57, yielding a crash rate of 14 per thousand people (total number of crashes 57 divided by total population 4,060 times 1,000). The corresponding rate for the state was 23 per thousand people.

General Crash Information

From 1999 to 2008 the number of crashes has shown no trend. Fatal and injury crashes have also shown no trend from 1999 to 2008. Belt usage (as a percentage) has not changed from last year, while belt usage in crashes involving visible and incapacitating injuries has also not changed. There was one fatality in the 7 intersections with the most crashes in 2008. Of these intersections, seven involved Bosque Farms Blvd NM 47.

Alcohol-related Crash Information

Information about alcohol-involved crashes is included in all sections of this report. Of the 24 people convicted of DWI in Bosque Farms, 83 percent were first-time DWI convictions (number of first convictions 20 divided by the total number of people convicted 24 times 100). The corresponding percent for the state is 68. Two female drivers (one age 35-39 and one age 45-49) and one male driver (age 30-34) were in Alcohol-Involved crashes.

Crash Specifics

Crashes involving Other vehicles was the most common class, accounting for 75 percent of all crashes. Crashes involving Overturns and Other vehicles resulted in fatalities. Passenger cars were the vehicle type most often involved in crashes, accounting for 53 percent of all vehicles in crashes. Pickups accounted for 28 percent of vehicles involved in crashes. Together these two vehicle types comprised 89 percent of the vehicles involved in injury crashes. The most common top contributing factors were Driver inattention, Following too close and Excessive speed. There were two fatal crashes in 2008. The top contributing factors for the fatal crashes were Driving left of center and Excessive speed.

People in Crashes

Overall, males were 62 percent of drivers in crashes. They account for 49 percent of licensed drivers in Bosque Farms. Two pedestrians were involved in a crash in 2004, and one pedestrian was involved in a crash in 2005. No pedestrians were involved in crashes in 2008. In 2008, no 'Teenagers' or Young Adults were killed in crashes in Bosque Farms. Statewide 14 percent of alcohol-involved drivers were under 21; in Bosque Farms 0 percent (0 of 3) were under 21.

Note: The 1999 crash file contains 15% fewer crashes than the 1998 file. This may be due to problems implementing the new system after the old system failed, or to under reporting. Care should be used in interpreting differences between 1999 and other years in this report.


  • Location of arrest/conviction was determined by police agency/court location, not driver residence.
  • Crashes and drivers were counted by the city of occurrence/residence.
  • Population was counted according to the Census definition.
         The city population data is from the most current 2008 estimates.
  • Young adults are people between the ages of 20 and 24.
  • 'Teenagers' are people between the ages of 15 and 19.
  • Tables only include variable values for which there are data.





Crashes in Bosque Farms
by Alcohol Involvement
Fatal and Injury Crashes in Bosque Farms
by Alcohol Involvement
   




Passenger Vehicle Seatbelt Usage and Injuries in Bosque Farms, 2008 - 2006
Injury Level 2008 2007 2006
Total No Belt Total No Belt Total No Belt
 Killed 1        0        0        0        0        0       
 Incapacitating injury 2        0        1        0        3        0       
 Visible injury 4        0        5        0        2        0       
 Complaint of injury 19        0        9        0        4        0       
 Unhurt 103        0        119        0        77        1       
 Total 129        0        134        0        86        1       


The Seven Intersections in Bosque Farms with the Most Crashes, 2008
Intersection Crashes People
Total Fatal Injury Killed Injured
Abo Rd @ Bosque Farms Blvd NM 47 1         0         0         0         0        
Bosque Farms Blvd NM 47 @ Esparanza Rd 5         1         3         1         7        
Bosque Farms Blvd NM 47 @ Hawthorn Ave 1         0         0         0         0        
Bosque Farms Blvd NM 47 @ Peralta Rd 4         0         0         0         0        
Bosque Farms Blvd NM 47 @ South Bosque Loop NM 16 5         0         0         0         0        
Bosque Farms Blvd NM 47 @ Sunflower Ave 2         0         1         0         1        
Bosque Farms Blvd NM 47 @ Valle Grande Rd 3         0         1         0         2        

Lifetime DWI convictions for Drivers
Convicted of DWI Violations in Bosque Farms, 2008
Convictions Since 2004 Since 1984
 1st   20             16          
 2nd   4             3          
 3rd   0             4          
 4th   0             0          
 5th   0             0          
 6th   0             0          
 7th   0             1          
 8th   0             0          
 9th   0             0          
 10 or more   0             0          
 Total   24             24          
   Convictions are counts of people
convicted of DWI by 7/2009 for
violations in 2008 in Bosque Farms.
Convictions are not comparable
to arrests.


DWI Arrests in Bosque Farms
Showing First Arrest and Repeat Offenders
Crashes in Bosque Farms
by Hour and Alcohol Involvement
   


Crashes in Bosque Farms by Class, 2008
Classes Crashes People
Total % of Total Fatal % of Fatal Injury Killed Injured
Other vehicle 43       75         1       50         15       1       22      
Fixed object 7       12         0       0         2       0       2      
Parked vehicle 1       2         0       0         0       0       0      
Overturn 4       7         1       50         1       1       2      
Pedalcyclist 1       2         0       0         1       0       1      
Animal 1       2         0       0         0       0       0      
Total 57       100         2       100         19       2       27      

Crashes in Bosque Farms by Vehicle Type, 2008
Vehicle Type Crashes People
Total % of Total Fatal % of Fatal Injury Killed Injured
Passenger car 58       53         1       33         19       1       18      
Pickup 31       28         1       33         14       0       7      
Semi 1       1         0       0         0       0       0      
Bus 1       1         0       0         0       0       0      
Motorcycle 1       1         1       33         0       1       0      
Pedalcyclist 1       1         0       0         1       0       1      
Van/4 WD 12       11         0       0         3       0       1      
Other 1       1         0       0         0       0       0      
Unknown 3       3         0       0         0       0       0      
Total 109       100         3       100         37       2       27      


Crashes in Bosque Farms by Top Contributing Factor, 2008
Contributing Factor Crashes People
Total % of Total Fatal % of Fatal Injury Killed Injured
Alcohol involvement 3       5         0       0         2       0       3      
Red light running 1       2         0       0         0       0       0      
Failing to yield 8       14         0       0         3       0       3      
Excessive speed 10       18         1       50         3       1       6      
Driving left of center 2       4         1       50         0       1       2      
Following too close 12       21         0       0         7       0       9      
Improper turning 3       5         0       0         0       0       0      
Improper overtaking 1       2         0       0         0       0       0      
Driver inattention 15       26         0       0         4       0       4      
Other 2       4         0       0         0       0       0      
Total 57       100         2       100         19       2       27      

People in Crashes by Age and Sex in Bosque Farms, 2008


People in Alcohol-Involved Crashes by Age and Sex in Bosque Farms, 2008


Drivers in Crashes by Age and Sex in Bosque Farms, 2008




Pedestrians in Crashes in Bosque Farms
by Age Group


"Teenagers" and Young Adults in Crashes in Bosque Farms by Vehicle Type, 2008
Vehicle "Teenage" Drivers   Young Adult Drivers
Total Fatal Injury   Total Fatal Injury
Passenger car 11         0         5           8         0         4        
Pickup 3         0         2           4         1         1        
Van/4 WD 1         0         1           0         0         0        
Total 15         0         8           12         1         5        


"Teenagers" and Young Adults Killed or Injured in Crashes
by Year in Bosque Farms, 1999-2008
Year "Teenagers"   Young Adults
All Crashes Alcohol Crashes   All Crashes Alcohol Crashes
Killed Injured Killed Injured   Killed Injured Killed Injured
2008 0       6       0       0         0       4       0       0      
2007 0       1       0       0         0       0       0       0      
2006 0       1       0       0         0       2       0       0      
2005 0       8       0       2         1       1       0       0      
2004 0       3       0       0         0       2       0       0      
2003 0       2       0       0         0       2       0       1      
2002 0       1       0       0         0       3       0       0      
2001 0       7       0       2         0       4       0       0      
2000 0       2       0       0         0       1       0       0      
1999 0       3       0       0         0       0       0       0