Corrales Community Report, 2009

Demographics

In 2009, there were 8,002 licensed drivers in Corrales. Of these, there were 4,137 females and 3,865 males. The population of Corrales was 7,924. The total number of crashes in 2009 was 67, yielding a crash rate of 8 per thousand people (total number of crashes 67 divided by total population 7,924 times 1,000). The corresponding rate for the state was 23 per thousand people.

General Crash Information

From 2006 to 2008 the number of crashes has shown a downward trend. Fatal and injury crashes have shown no trend from 2000 to 2009. Belt usage (as a percentage) involving Visible injuries has not changed since last year, while belt usage involving Incapacitating injuries has also not changed. Belt usage (as a percentage) involving Fatalities has not changed since last year. There were no fatalities in the 7 intersections with the most crashes in 2009. Of these intersections, six involved Corrales Rd.

Alcohol-related Crash Information

Information about alcohol-involved crashes is included in all sections of this report. Of the 9 people convicted of DWI in Corrales, 67 percent were first-time DWI convictions (number of first convictions 6 divided by the total number of people convicted 9 times 100). The corresponding percent for the state is 68.

Crash Specifics

Crashes involving Other vehicles were the most common class, accounting for 73 percent of all crashes. Passenger cars were the vehicle type most often involved in crashes, accounting for 32 percent of all vehicles in crashes. Pickups accounted for 30 percent of vehicles involved in crashes. Together these two vehicle types comprised 65 percent of the vehicles involved in injury crashes. The three most common top contributing factors were Following too close, Driver inattention and Failing to yield. There were no fatal crashes in 2009.

People in Crashes

Overall, males were 42 percent of drivers in crashes and 67 percent of drivers in alcohol-involved crashes. They account for 48 percent of licensed drivers in Corrales. No pedestrians were involved in crashes in 2009. In 2009, no "Teenagers" or Young Adults were killed in crashes in Corrales. Statewide 14 percent of alcohol-involved drivers were under 21; in Corrales 0 percent (0 of 3) were under 21.


  • 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 2009 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. (e.g. male and female driver counts do not always add up to the total number of licensed drivers because the gender of some drivers is not reported)







Crashes in Corrales
by Alcohol Involvement
Fatal and Injury Crashes in Corrales
by Alcohol Involvement
   




Passenger Vehicle Seatbelt Usage and Injuries in Corrales, 2009 - 2007
Injury Level 2009 2008 2007
Total No Belt Total No Belt Total No Belt
 Killed 0        0        0        0        0        0       
 Incapacitating injury 3        0        1        0        3        0       
 Visible injury 0        0        7        0        4        0       
 Complaint of injury 13        0        16        0        25        0       
 Unhurt 110        0        98        0        108        0       
 Total 126        0        122        0        140        0       




The Seven Intersections in Corrales with the Most Crashes, 2009
Intersection Crashes People
Total Fatal Injury Killed Injured
Angus Rd and Corrales Rd 2         0         0         0         0        
Coronado Rd and Corrales Rd 3         0         1         0         1        
Corrales Rd and East Ella Dr 3         0         2         0         3        
Corrales Rd and La Entrada 2         0         0         0         0        
Corrales Rd and Meadow Lark Ln 4         0         0         0         0        
Corrales Rd and Uva Rd 3         0         0         0         0        
Loma Larga and Meadow Lark Ln 5         0         1         0         1        



Lifetime DWI convictions for Drivers
Convicted of DWI Violations in Corrales, 2009
Convictions Since 2005 Since 1985
 1st   6             5          
 2nd   3             1          
 3rd   0             1          
 4th   0             2          
 5th   0             0          
 6th   0             0          
 7th   0             0          
 8th   0             0          
 9th   0             0          
 10 or more   0             0          
 Total   9             9          
   Convictions are counts of people
convicted of DWI by 7/2010 for
violations in 2009 in Corrales.
Convictions are not comparable
to arrests.






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




Crashes in Corrales by Class, 2009
Classes Crashes People
Total % of Total Fatal % of Fatal Injury Killed Injured
Other vehicle 49       73         0       0         11       0       15      
Fixed object 13       19         0       0         3       0       3      
Parked vehicle 2       3         0       0         0       0       0      
Other non-collision 3       4         0       0         1       0       1      
Total 67       100         0       0         15       0       19      







Crashes in Corrales by Vehicle Type, 2009
Vehicle Type Crashes People
Total % of Total Fatal % of Fatal Injury Killed Injured
Passenger car 40       32         0       0         8       0       6      
Pickup 37       30         0       0         9       0       5      
Semi 1       1         0       0         0       0       0      
Motorcycle 3       2         0       0         1       0       1      
Pedalcyclist 1       1         0       0         1       0       1      
Van/4 WD 28       23         0       0         6       0       5      
Other 5       4         0       0         0       0       0      
Unknown 9       7         0       0         1       0       1      
Total 124       100         0       0         26       0       19      








Crashes in Corrales by Top Contributing Factor, 2009
Contributing Factor Crashes People
Total % of Total Fatal % of Fatal Injury Killed Injured
Alcohol involvement 3       4         0       0         2       0       2      
Failing to yield 14       21         0       0         3       0       4      
Excessive speed 5       7         0       0         0       0       0      
Driving left of center 2       3         0       0         0       0       0      
Following too close 20       30         0       0         5       0       8      
Improper turning 3       4         0       0         1       0       1      
Mechanical defect 1       1         0       0         0       0       0      
Driver inattention 14       21         0       0         4       0       4      
Improper driving 2       3         0       0         0       0       0      
Other 3       4         0       0         0       0       0      
Total 67       100         0       0         15       0       19      









People in Crashes by Age and Sex in Corrales, 2009






People in Alcohol-Involved Crashes by Age and Sex in Corrales, 2009






Drivers in Crashes by Age and Sex in Corrales, 2009






Drivers in Alcohol-Involved Crashes by Age and Sex in Corrales, 2009

Pedestrians in Crashes in Corrales
by Pedestrian Alcohol Involvement
Pedestrians in Crashes in Corrales
by Age Group
   


"Teenager" and Young Adult Drivers in Crashes in Corrales by Vehicle Type, 2009
Vehicle "Teenage" Drivers   Young Adult Drivers
Total Fatal Injury   Total Fatal Injury
Passenger car 8         0         2           4         0         1        
Pickup 4         0         1           1         0         0        
Van/4 WD 4         0         0           1         0         1        
Other 1         0         0           1         0         0        
Unknown 0         0         0           1         0         1        
Total 17         0         3           8         0         3        


"Teenagers" and Young Adults Killed or Injured in Crashes
by Year in Corrales, 2000-2009
Year "Teenagers"   Young Adults
All Crashes Alcohol Crashes   All Crashes Alcohol Crashes
Killed Injured Killed Injured   Killed Injured Killed Injured
2009 0       2       0       0         0       2       0       0      
2008 0       10       0       0         0       2       0       1      
2007 0       0       0       0         0       3       0       0      
2006 0       4       0       0         0       4       0       0      
2005 0       6       0       1         0       1       0       0      
2004 0       9       0       4         0       3       0       0      
2003 0       6       0       0         0       3       0       1      
2002 0       5       0       0         0       3       0       1      
2001 0       3       0       0         0       1       0       1      
2000 0       7       0       4         0       0       0       0