New Mexico Traffic Fatality Analysis Report 1998

New Mexico Motor Vehicle Traffic Crash Fatalities 1998 January --December, 1998

Month

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

ATV
Pedest-
rian
Pedal-
cyclist
January 37 14 22 1 30 0 0 6 1
February 36 17 18 1 33 0 0 3 0
March 35 17 18 0 29 1 0 5 0
April 28 14 14 0 22 1 0 5 0
May 40 23 15 2 29 5 1 5 0
June 38 14 24 0 32 4 1 1 0
July 40 15 23 2 31 0 0 8 1
August 52 21 30 1 45 2 0 5 0
September 22 12 8 2 17 1 0 4 0
October 38 14 22 2 28 4 0 5 1
November 28 14 13 1 20 2 0 6 0
December 30 13 17 0 24 1 0 5 0
Fatalities for 1998 424 188 224 12 340 21 2 58 3
Helmet and Seat Belt Usage
Percentage of Alcohol Involvement Yes No Unknown Total
Alcohol Involved 44.34% Helmet
MC/ATV
4 19 0 23
Non-Alcohol Involved 52.83% Seat
Belt
124 209 7 340
Location Residence Child (0-12) Fatalities
Urban 82 New Mexico 309 0,1 2 (1 pd, 1 nsb)
Rural 342 Elsewhere 115 2 1 (pd)
Total 424 Total 424 3 1 (nsb)
4 0
Senior (70+) Fatalities Teen (13-19) Fatalities 5 2 (1 ysb, 1 nsb)
MV 34 13 4 6 2 (1 pd, 1 mc)
MC 1 14 2 7 0
ATV 0 15 8 8 2 (1 ysb, 1 nsb)
PED 6 16 9 9 4 (1 pd, 1 atv, 1 ysb, 1 nsb)
PC 0 17 8 10 2 (2 nsb)
Total 41 18 12 11 2 (1 pd, 1 nsb)
19 13 12 5 (2 ysb, 3 nsb)
Total 56 (13.21%) Total 23 ( 5.42%)