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Pedestrian Traffic Fatalities by State:
2014 Preliminary Data

Published February 2015

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News Release: Pedestrian Fatalities Remain High in 2014 (February 26, 2015)

An estimated 2,125 pedestrians were killed in the first half of 2014, essentially unchanged when compared with the 2,141 pedestrian fatalities during the same period in 2013. The preliminary 2014 pedestrian fatality numbers were provided by GHSA's member State Highway Safety Office members. All 50 states and the District of Columbia provided data.

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In addition to the state-by-state data, this report also discusses recent pedestrian fatality patterns, efforts to reduce pedestrian fatalities and injuries, and possible explanations for fluctuations in pedestrian fatalities.

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Pedestrian Fatalities Remain High in 2014 - January-June 2013: 2,141, January-June 2014: 2,125 (adjusted for underreporting)
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Projected Pedestrian Fatalities in 2014 - Down in 24 States plus D.C., Up in 21 States, Unchanged in 5 States
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Just four states accounted for 43% of all pedestrian deaths in 2013.
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In 2013, more than a third 36% of fatally injured pedestrians 16 and older had BACs of .08 or higher.
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Pedestrian Deaths by Time of Day, 2013. 70 percent between 6 p.m. and 6 a.m.
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