New Mexico Traffic Fatality Analysis Report 2008

New Mexico Motor Vehicle Traffic Crash Fatalities for January --December, 2008

Month

Total
Alcohol
Involved
No
Alcohol
Alcohol
Unknown
Motor
Vehicle
Motor-
cycle

ATV
Pedest-
rian
Pedal-
cyclist
January 21 12 9 0 19 0 0 1 1
February 24 7 17 0 21 1 0 2 0
March 36 9 27 0 25 3 2 5 1
April 23 9 14 0 14 6 0 3 0
May 34 13 21 0 25 4 0 4 1
June 30 14 16 0 19 5 0 5 1
July 27 15 12 0 23 3 1 0 0
August 37 16 21 0 20 9 1 7 0
September 24 11 13 0 17 4 0 3 0
October 41 14 27 0 28 6 0 5 2
November 36 11 25 0 25 6 0 4 1
December 33 12 21 0 30 2 0 1 0
Fatalities for 2008 366 143 223 0 266 49 4 40 7
Helmet and Seat Belt Usage
Percentage of Alcohol Involvement Yes No Unknown Total
Alcohol Involved 39.07% Helmet
MC/ATV
6 38 9 53
Non-Alcohol Involved 60.93% Seat
Belt
97 165 4 266
Location Residence Child (0-12) Fatalities
Urban 108 New Mexico 311 0,1 2 (1 nsb, 1 ?sb)
Rural 254 Elsewhere 54 2 2 (1 pd, 1 nsb)
Total 362 Total 365 3 1 (ysb)
4 1 (ysb)
Senior (70+) Fatalities Teen (13-19) Fatalities 5 0
MV 32 13 2 6 0
MC 0 14 2 7 0
ATV 0 15 4 8 1 (nsb)
PED 5 16 5 9 0
PC 2 17 5 10 1 (nsb)
Total 39 18 6 11 0
19 11 12 1 (mc)
Total 35 ( 9.56%) Total 9 ( 2.46%)