road fatalities usa

Use this site to view information about virtually every fatality that occurred on roads in the United States as a result of a collision involving a motor vehicle between between 1 January 2001 and 31 December 2009. For each incident you will be able to see the person's age, sex and the year in which the crash took place. Where information is not available fields are left blank.

To start enter a place name into the search box, press return and then select the correct result from the results list. If the place is not listed then try a larger place nearby.

When you are in the right area of the country use the mouse and the zoom buttons to move around the map. Use the 'bigger/smaller' icon in the top-right corner of the map to make the map larger or smaller. Use the 'key' button in the top-left corner to open or close the key for the map.


There are a number of ways to share Road Fatalities USA with others.

First click on the share icon. Then, either:

  1. Click on the twitter icon to share your current view with your friends on these services.
  2. Click on the 'link' text and cut the highlighted URL to send using email or use elsewhere.
  3. Copy the 'embed iframe' text which can then be used to embed the map into another website. This text can be used 'as is' in a web page or in Blogger. The size given in the height and width commands can be varied to create a bigger or smaller map.


Feel free to take screen grabs and reproduce them in any medium, including print, web and within broadcasts. There is no fee, the only requirements are that the maps carry the same credits as are included on the maps on this website.

about the mapping data

Fatality data for the USA online mapping is supplied via the Fatality Analysis Reporting System of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration

Base mapping tiles and search facilities for Road Casualties UK are provided courtesy of MapQuest based on mapping data from OpenStreetMap and contributors. It is available under a Creative Commons licence (cc-by-sa 2.0).

We have a similar map for the UK and are keen to also create one for Canada using their data and for any other country that can provide us with suitable geocoded information. If you want to see a map for your country and know where we can get data then people email us at with the details.

about itoworld

ITO World are transport information specialists. Based in the UK, we produce mapping and visualisations to help people understand and analyse complex transport data. Our clients include Google, the UK Department of Transport and also many transport agencies and operators.

road safety in the united states

A list of Major Road Safety Organizations in the United States is available on the Drive and Stay Alive website. Transport Alternatives have a very detailed interactive map showing fatalities and injuries of pedestrians and cyclists in the New York area.

disclaimer and limitation of liability

This web site and the information it contains is provided as a public service by ITO World Ltd, using data supplied by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT). ITO World Ltd makes no claims, promises or guarantees about the accuracy, completeness, or adequacy of the contents of this web site and expressly disclaims liability for errors and omissions in the contents of this web site. No warranty of any kind, implied, expressed or statutory, including but not limited to the warranties of non-infringement of third party rights, title, merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose and freedom from computer virus, is given with respect to the contents of this web site or its links to other Internet resources.

Users of the service should note that the NHTSA/DOT makes no claims, promises or guarantees about the accuracy, completeness, or adequacy of the road fatality data used within this web site.