Crash
Crash

Page last updated at 18:39 GMT, Wednesday, 14 December 2011

UK
road deaths from 1999-2008
This map plots every road death in Great Britain from 1999-2008 - use it to search for accidents by postcode or police authority.
FEATURES, VIEWS, ANALYSIS
Air ambulance
The air ambulance service flies 19,000 missions a year, many of them to serious road crashes
Find out when most fatal accidents happen
The day my partner died in a road crash
Seventeen year old Nick had everything going for him



CRASH: FACTS
2,538 people died and nearly 250,000 were injured on roads in Great Britain in 2008
Road crashes are the largest single cause of death for people between ages 5 and 35
Travelling by road far deadlier than going by train, plane or boat
But 1,000 fewer deaths per year than in 1999 due to a range of factors
ANATOMY OF A ROAD CRASH


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