Weekly fatality report

​​​As of September 12, 2021

Weekly Fatalities​ September 12, 2021​

Fatalities
September 2021 Fatalities*15
August 2021 Fatalities*71
2021 Year-to-date Fatalities*388
2021 Year-to-date Fatal Crashes*361
2020 Year-to-date Fatalities*399
2020 Year-to-date Fatal Crashes*361


Five-year fatal trend comparison
(Year-to-date)
2016-2020
2021*2020*2019201820172016Average
Fatal Crashes361361347380385364367
Fatalities388399372419420407403


Fatalities by Role(Year-to-date)
2021*2020*
Bicyclists69
Drivers210198
Motorcycle-drivers8276
Motorcycle-passengers811
Passengers4667
Pedestrians3033
Unknown65
Total388399
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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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