Weekly fatality report

​​​As of February 28, 2021

Weekly Fatalities​ February 28​​, 2021​

Fatalities
February 2021 Fatalities*23
January 2021 Fatalities*35
2021 Year-to-date Fatalities*58
2021 Year-to-date Fatal Crashes*55
2020 Year-to-date Fatalities*57
2020 Year-to-date Fatal Crashes*52


Five-year fatal trend comparison
(Year-to-date)
2016-2020
2021*2020*2019201820172016Average
Fatal Crashes55526681687268
Fatalities58576988788375


Fatalities by Role(Year-to-date)
2021*2020*
Bicyclists1
Drivers4137
Motorcycle-drivers11
Motorcycle-passengers
Passengers711
Pedestrians97
Unknown
Total5857
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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 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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