Weekly fatality report

​​​As of May 15, 2022​

Weekly Fatalities​ May 15, 2022​

Fatalities
May 2022 Fatalities*19
April 2022 Fatalities*42
2022 Year-to-date Fatalities*179
2022 Year-to-date Fatal Crashes*162
2021 Year-to-date Fatalities*158
2021 Year-to-date Fatal Crashes*150


Five-year fatal trend comparison
(Year-to-date)
2017-2021
2022*2021*2020201920182017Average
Fatal Crashes162150128149161159149
Fatalities179158145162175174163


Fatalities by Role(Year-to-date)
2022*2021*
Bicyclists11
Drivers12794
Motorcycle-drivers720
Motorcycle-passengers2
Passengers2520
Pedestrians1920
Unknown1
Total179158
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​*2021 and 2020 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 t​he 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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