This infographic covers some of the fatal car wreck statistics in Texas. One of the most alarming statistics in Texas is that 26% of the total number of people killed in a car accident involved a driver under the influence. This totaled over 940 people killed in Texas in one year alone.
Motorcycle accidents accounted for 418 deaths in Texas in one year. Over 700 people were killed in accidents at an intersection.
Over one half of all the fatal car accidents that happened in Texas happened in rural areas. There were over 12,000 serious injury car accidents in Texas in one year. With almost 15,000 people being severely injured.
If you have lost a loved one in an auto accident call a wrongful death attorney in Houston to discuss your next steps.