Weekly fatality report

As of July 5, 2020

Fatalities
July 2020 fatalities*
8
June 2020 fatalities*
64
2020 Year-to-date fatalities*248
2020 Year-to-date fatal crashes*
221
2019 Year-to-date fatalities230
2019 Year-to- date Fatal Crashes
​​​​​213


Five-year fatal trend comparison

(Year-to-date) 2015-2019​

2020* 2019
2018
2017
2016
2015
Average
Fatal crashes
221
213
250
258
257
238
243
Fatalities248
230
276
282
289
257
267​ 

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Fatalities by role
(Year-to-date)
 
2020*2019
Bicyclists2
3
Drivers137
139
Motorcycle drivers
30
26
Motorcycle passengers
8

Passengers​
47
43 
Pedestrians20
16
Unknown 4
Total              248  230​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​

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*2020 and 2019 data are preliminary​​​
Data source: WisDOT Crash Records database​

The figures shown represent traffic fatalities occurring on public traffic ways in Wisconsin reporte​d to the Division of State Patrol-Crash Records Unit as of the date shown at the top of the page. A traffic fatality is ​reported when death occurs within 30 day​​s (of the crash) as a result of injuries received in the crash. Traffic fatalities are not considered officially reported until the Wisconsin Division of State Patrol-Crash Records Un​it has been notified by the investigating law enforcement officer or agency.

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Fatality Analysis Reporting System (FARS) contains data on all vehicle crashes in the United States that occur on a public roadway and involve a fatality in​ the crash.

Fatalities by county​​

Fatalities by month​

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