|Total Motor Vehicle Accidents||263,604||254,280||3.67|
|Personal Injury Accidents (1)||182,526||188,744||-3.29|
|Property Damage Only Accidents||79,590||64,025||24.31|
|Total Persons Killed (2)||1,630||1,643||-0.79|
|Total Persons Injured (1,2)||280,871||287,157||-2.19|
|Drivers Injured (1,3)||151,517||154,440||-1.89|
|Passengers Injured (1,3)||86,839||88,224||-1.57|
|Pedestrians Injured (1)||18,952||20,020||-5.34|
|Bicyclists Injured (1)||9,140||8,910||2.58|
The change in the accident reporting threshold from $600 to $1000 (property damage amount), effective August 1, 1991, affected the total accident and property damage accident counts.
NOTE: Counts of persons killed and injured by category may not add to totals shown because of unusual situations or unspecified vehicle occupant seating position.
Source: New York State Department of Motor Vehicles (8/98)
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