Grants
Community Report, 2010



Demographics

In 2010, there were 6,949 licensed drivers in Grants. Of these, there were 3,664 females and 3,285 males. The population of Grants was 9,182. The total number of crashes in 2010 was 150, yielding a crash rate of 16 per thousand people (total number of crashes 150 divided by total population 9,182 times 1,000). The corresponding rate for the state was 21 per thousand people.

General Crash Information

From 2001 to 2010 the number of crashes has shown no trend. Fatal and injury crashes have also shown no trend from 2001 to 2010. Belt usage (as a percentage) involving Visible injuries has decreased since last year, while belt usage involving Incapacitating injuries has 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 2010. Of these intersections, four involved Santa Fe Ave.

Alcohol-related Crash Information

Information about alcohol-involved crashes is included in all sections of this report. Of the 79 people convicted of DWI in Grants, 49 percent were first-time DWI convictions (number of first convictions 39 divided by the total number of people convicted 79 times 100).

Crash Specifics

Crashes involving Other vehicles was the most common class, accounting for 68 percent of all crashes. Crashes involving Other vehicles resulted in fatalities. Passenger cars were the vehicle type most often involved in crashes, accounting for 47 percent of all vehicles in crashes. Pickups accounted for 27 percent of vehicles involved in crashes. Together these two vehicle types comprised 74 percent of the vehicles involved in injury crashes. The most common top contributing factors were Failing to yield, Driver inattention, Other and Excessive speed. There was one fatal crash in 2010. The top contributing factor for the fatal crash was Alcohol involvement.

People in Crashes

Overall, males were 53 percent of drivers in crashes. They account for 47 percent of licensed drivers in Grants. No pedestrians were involved in crashes in 2010. In 2010, no "Teenagers" or Young Adults were killed in crashes in Grants. Statewide 11 percent of alcohol-involved drivers were under 21; in Grants 0 percent (0 of 8) 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 2010 census counts.
  • 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 Grants
by Alcohol Involvement, 2001-2010
Fatal and Injury Crashes in Grants
by Alcohol Involvement, 2001-2010
   




Passenger Vehicle Seatbelt Usage and Injuries in Grants, 2010 - 2008
Injury Level 2010 2009 2008
Total No Belt Total No Belt Total No Belt
 Killed 1        0        1        0        1        0       
 Incapacitating injury 0        0        5        0        3        0       
 Visible injury 16        1        12        0        15        0       
 Complaint of injury 42        0        41        0        59        0       
 Unhurt 257        0        371        1        308        0       
 Total 316        1        430        1        386        0       




The Seven Intersections in Grants with the Most Crashes, 2010
Intersection Crashes People
Total Fatal Injury Killed Injured
1st St and Adams Ave 2         0         0         0         0        
1st St and Harrison Ave 2         0         0         0         0        
1st St and Santa Fe Ave 6         0         1         0         2        
2nd St and High St 2         0         0         0         0        
2nd St and Santa Fe Ave 3         0         1         0         1        
Ice Caves Rd and Santa Fe Ave 4         0         1         0         1        
Naomi Rd and Santa Fe Ave 7         0         3         0         6        


Lifetime DWI convictions for Drivers
Convicted of DWI Violations in Grants, 2010
Convictions Since 2006 Since 1986
 1st   50             39          
 2nd   24             18          
 3rd   2             12          
 4th   2             5          
 5th   1             5          
 6th   0             0          
 7th   0             0          
 8th   0             0          
 9th   0             0          
 10 or more   0             0          
 Total   79             79          
   Convictions are counts of people convicted of DWI by 7/2010 for violations in 2010 in Grants. Convictions are not comparable to arrests.


DWI Arrests in Grants
Showing First Arrest and Repeat Offenders, 2005-2010
Crashes in Grants
by Hour and Alcohol Involvement, 2010
   

Crashes in Grants by Class, 2010
Classes Crashes People
Total % of Total Fatal % of Fatal Injury Killed Injured
Other vehicle 102       68         1       100         28       1       42      
Fixed object 17       11         0       0         5       0       7      
Veh. on other roadway 1       1         0       0         0       0       0      
Parked vehicle 13       9         0       0         1       0       1      
Overturn 14       9         0       0         10       0       17      
Other non-collision 1       1         0       0         1       0       1      
Pedalcyclist 1       1         0       0         1       0       1      
Animal 1       1         0       0         0       0       0      
Total 150       100         1       100         46       1       69      



Crashes in Grants by Vehicle Type, 2010
Vehicle Type Crashes People
Total % of Total Fatal % of Fatal Injury Killed Injured
Passenger car 126       47         1       50         37       1       33      
Pickup 74       27         0       0         19       0       11      
Semi 7       3         1       50         1       0       0      
Motorcycle 3       1         0       0         2       0       2      
Pedalcyclist 1       0         0       0         1       0       1      
Van/4 WD 39       14         0       0         11       0       15      
Other 4       1         0       0         0       0       0      
Unknown 16       6         0       0         5       0       7      
Total 270       100         2       100         76       1       69      


Crashes in Grants by Top Contributing Factor, 2010
Contributing Factor Crashes People
Total % of Total Fatal % of Fatal Injury Killed Injured
Alcohol involvement 9       6         1       100         4       1       5      
Red light running 3       2         0       0         1       0       1      
Failing to yield 34       23         0       0         14       0       23      
Excessive speed 23       15         0       0         8       0       10      
Driving left of center 2       1         0       0         1       0       2      
Following too close 12       8         0       0         1       0       2      
Improper turning 11       7         0       0         2       0       3      
Improper overtaking 3       2         0       0         0       0       0      
Mechanical defect 1       1         0       0         1       0       2      
Driver inattention 24       16         0       0         10       0       12      
Improper driving 6       4         0       0         0       0       0      
Other 22       15         0       0         4       0       9      
Total 150       100         1       100         46       1       69      


Drivers in Crashes by Age and Sex in Grants, 2010




People in Crashes by Age and Sex in Grants, 2010





Drivers in Alcohol-Involved Crashes by Age and Sex in Grants, 2010




People in Alcohol-Involved Crashes by Age and Sex in Grants, 2010




Pedestrians in Crashes in Grants
by Pedestrian Alcohol Involvement, 2006-2010
Pedestrians in Crashes in Grants
by Age Group, 2006-2010
   


"Teenager" and Young Adult Drivers in Crashes in Grants by Vehicle Type, 2010
Vehicle "Teenage" Drivers   Young Adult Drivers
Total Fatal Injury   Total Fatal Injury
Passenger car 16         0         5           26         0         8        
Pickup 11         0         3           6         0         1        
Motorcycle 0         0         0           1         0         0        
Van/4 WD 4         0         0           3         0         0        
Other 1         0         0           0         0         0        
Unknown 0         0         0           2         0         0        
Total 32         0         8           38         0         9        


"Teenagers" and Young Adults Killed or Injured in Crashes
by Year in Grants, 2001-2010
Year "Teenagers"   Young Adults
All Crashes Alcohol Crashes   All Crashes Alcohol Crashes
Killed Injured Killed Injured   Killed Injured Killed Injured
2010 0       7       0       0         0       9       0       0      
2009 0       3       0       1         0       9       0       3      
2008 0       13       0       0         0       7       0       1      
2007 0       17       0       1         0       9       0       1      
2006 0       14       0       1         0       6       0       0      
2005 0       26       0       1         0       11       0       3      
2004 0       17       0       2         0       10       0       1      
2003 0       26       0       1         1       15       1       2      
2002 0       15       0       4         0       23       0       8      
2001 0       10       0       0         0       12       0       3