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San Antonio car accident statistics

On Behalf of | Feb 23, 2024 | Auto accidents

Auto accidents in San Antonio in 2022 were unfortunately frequent, resulting in numerous fatalities and injuries. The significant number of fatal crashes represent the tragic loss of life.

These incidents serve as a stark reminder of the need for drivers to exercise caution and adhere to traffic laws to prevent accidents and protect lives.

Fatal crash statistics

There were 186 fatal crashes in San Antonio in 2022. These incidents resulted in 199 people losing their lives.

Serious crash statistics

There were 542 suspected serious crashes in 2022, with 625 injuries. These are crashes that result in life-altering injuries. Such conditions can lead to long-term disabilities, chronic pain and significant medical expenses.

Minor crash statistics

While minor crashes result in everyone being able to walk away from the accident without major injuries, they are still worth noting. All it takes is one small change in a situation to make a minor crash into a fatal accident. In 2020, there were 4,942 suspected minor crashes in San Antonio with 6,563 suspected minor injuries resulting.

Total car accident numbers

Overall, the total number of auto accidents in San Antonio in 2022 was 39,355, with a total of 9,949 injuries. While not all of these crashes resulted in injuries or fatalities, each one represents a potential risk to drivers, passengers and pedestrians.

These statistics serve as a reminder of the importance of safe driving practices, including obeying traffic laws, avoiding distractions and staying alert behind the wheel. By taking these precautions, drivers can help reduce the number of auto accidents in San Antonio and keep the roads safer for everyone.