San Felipe Community Report, 2008

Demographics

An updated licensed driver count is not available for San Felipe for 2008. The total number of crashes in 2008 was 62.

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 decreased from last year, while belt usage in crashes involving visible and incapacitating injuries has increased

Alcohol-related Crash Information

San Felipe reported that no DWI convictions an no alcohol-related crashes in 2008.

Crash Specifics

Crashes involving Other vehicles was the most common class, accounting for 37 percent of all crashes. Passenger cars were the vehicle type most often involved in crashes, accounting for 51 percent of all vehicles in crashes. Pickups accounted for 19 percent of vehicles involved in crashes. Together these two vehicle types comprised 68 percent of the vehicles involved in injury crashes. The most common top contributing factors were Other, Driver inattention, Mechanical defect, Excessive speed and Alcohol involvement. There were no fatal crashes in 2008.

People in Crashes

Overall, males were 60 percent of drivers in crashes. They account for 50 percent of licensed drivers in San Felipe. No pedestrians were involved in crashes in 2008. In 2008, no 'Teenagers' or Young Adults were killed in crashes in San Felipe.

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 San Felipe
by Alcohol Involvement
Fatal and Injury Crashes in San Felipe
by Alcohol Involvement
   




Passenger Vehicle Seatbelt Usage and Injuries in San Felipe, 2008 - 2006
Injury Level 2008 2007 2006
Total No Belt Total No Belt Total No Belt
 Killed 0        0        0        0        1        1       
 Incapacitating injury 9        0        5        0        2        0       
 Visible injury 13        2        13        2        4        0       
 Complaint of injury 21        2        13        0        12        0       
 Unhurt 67        0        142        0        61        0       
 Total 110        4        173        2        80        1       

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

Crashes in San Felipe
by Hour and Alcohol Involvement
Crashes in San Felipe by Class, 2008
Classes Crashes People
Total % of Total Fatal % of Fatal Injury Killed Injured
Other vehicle 23       37         0       0         14       0       32      
Fixed object 11       18         0       0         4       0       11      
Overturn 16       26         0       0         9       0       11      
Other non-collision 5       8         0       0         0       0       0      
Animal 3       5         0       0         0       0       0      
Other object 4       6         0       0         0       0       0      
Total 62       100         0       0         27       0       54      

Crashes in San Felipe by Vehicle Type, 2008
Vehicle Type Crashes People
Total % of Total Fatal % of Fatal Injury Killed Injured
Passenger car 46       51         0       0         25       0       28      
Pickup 17       19         0       0         5       0       2      
Semi 5       6         0       0         1       0       8      
Motorcycle 1       1         0       0         1       0       1      
Van/4 WD 16       18         0       0         11       0       14      
Other 4       4         0       0         1       0       1      
Unknown 1       1         0       0         0       0       0      
Total 90       100         0       0         44       0       54      
Crashes in San Felipe by Top Contributing Factor, 2008
Contributing Factor Crashes People
Total % of Total Fatal % of Fatal Injury Killed Injured
Alcohol involvement 5       8         0       0         5       0       9      
Red light running 1       2         0       0         1       0       3      
Excessive speed 5       8         0       0         2       0       3      
Following too close 4       6         0       0         3       0       4      
Improper overtaking 1       2         0       0         0       0       0      
Mechanical defect 5       8         0       0         3       0       10      
Driver inattention 12       19         0       0         7       0       16      
Other 29       47         0       0         6       0       9      
Total 62       100         0       0         27       0       54      







People in Crashes by Age and Sex in San Felipe, 2008







People in Alcohol-Involved Crashes by Age and Sex in San Felipe, 2008







Drivers in Crashes by Age and Sex in San Felipe, 2008








Drivers in Alcohol-Involved Crashes by Age and Sex in San Felipe, 2008


Pedestrians in Crashes in San Felipe
by Pedestrian Alcohol Involvement
Pedestrians in Crashes in San Felipe
by Age Group
   


"Teenagers" and Young Adults in Crashes in San Felipe by Vehicle Type, 2008
Vehicle "Teenage" Drivers   Young Adult Drivers
Total Fatal Injury   Total Fatal Injury
Passenger car 4         0         3           7         0         5        
Pickup 0         0         0           2         0         0        
Motorcycle 1         0         1           0         0         0        
Van/4 WD 1         0         0           2         0         2        
Total 6         0         4           11         0         7        


"Teenagers" and Young Adults Killed or Injured in Crashes
by Year in San Felipe, 1999-2008
Year "Teenagers"   Young Adults
All Crashes Alcohol Crashes   All Crashes Alcohol Crashes
Killed Injured Killed Injured   Killed Injured Killed Injured
2008 0       3       0       1         0       5       0       1      
2007 0       7       0       0         0       8       0       0      
2006 0       1       0       0         0       4       0       1      
2005 2       5       0       0         0       7       0       2      
2004 0       5       0       0         0       10       0       1      
2003 0       5       0       1         0       6       0       2      
2002 0       6       0       1         1       6       0       1      
2001 0       6       0       0         0       7       0       3      
2000 1       7       0       0         2       10       0       2      
1999 0       3       0       3         0       3       0       0