Illinois Fatal Crash Data for 2016:
A Snapshot View

As of May 4, 2016


The fatality data provided below is provisional and is based on information submitted to IDOT for fatal crashes occurring on all roadways within the state. The data is updated as information is received from various agencies throughout the state.
Fatal Crashes 297
Fatalities 315
Fatalities Last Year to Date 269
Change +46
Restraint Usage: Data does not include fatalities where restraint usage was unknown. (Example: an emergency rescue team arrives before the police, and usage is not reported.)
Restraint Used 112
Restraint Not Used or Used Improperly 81
Driver Licensing: Fatal crashes where driver(s), either surviving or deceased, did not have a valid driver's license at the time of the crash. Data includes drivers who were unlicensed, suspended, revoked, expired, cancelled or denied.
Unlicensed Drivers 41

Highway and Traffic Safety Information

Illinois Fatal Crash Summary