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The latest car accident facts and figures can provide victims insight into the frequency and contributing factors.

By knowing the latest Dayton and Montgomery County car accident statistics, you can better understand the top causes of auto accidents in the area and how often they occur. This can be an essential part of recovering compensation for your various damages.

At Kisling, Nestico & Redick, we’ve compiled the most recent car accident data available for Dayton and Montgomery County as of May 30, 2023. This info was obtained through the Ohio State Highway Patrol (OSHP) OSTATS Dashboard.

Contact our Dayton car accident lawyers for a free consultation if you need legal advice after a collision. You can reach us at (937) 427-4048 to get started.

2022-2023 Dayton Car Accident Numbers

Here is a breakdown of car accidents by month that occurred across Dayton and Montgomery County:

In 2023, there were 4,235 Total Vehicle Accidents in Montgomery County so far.

  • January 2022 – 831
  • February 2022 – 761
  • March 2022 – 984
  • April 2022 – 863
  • May 2022 – 796

Montgomery County Car Accidents by Severity

Car accidents can be terrifying for all involved. However, not every car accident ends in fatalities or catastrophic injuries. Of the 4,235 car accidents in the area:

  • 21 fatalities occurred
  • 109 involved serious injuries
  • 691 had minor injuries
  • 421 involved possible injuries
  • 2,993 involved only property damage

Common Car Accidents in Dayton-Area

If you or someone you love has suffered injuries in these collisions, you may benefit from the legal guidance and support offered at KNR.

Most car accidents are caused by negligent or unsafe driving. However, here are the most common causes of car accidents in Montgomery County and Dayton as of May 30, 2023:

Montgomery County Car Crash Variables

  • Alcohol-Related – 39
  • Bicycle-Related – 6
  • Commercial-Related – 65
  • Deer-Related – 18
  • Distracted-Related – 46
  • Drug-Related – 11
  • Failure To Yield-Related – 173
  • Mature-Related – 352
  • Motorcycle-Related – 33
  • OVI-Related – 44
  • Pedestrian-Related – 8
  • Ran Red Light/Stop Sign – 71
  • School Bus-Related – 12
  • Speed-Related – 112
  • Teen-Related – 140
  • Unbelted-Related – 230
  • Work Zone-Related – 19
  • Youth-Related – 348

When officers respond to an accident scene, they may only document the primary cause of the accident, even though unsafe or negligent driving is the underlying cause. For example, a motorist may have been driving over the speed limit because they were under the influence or driving aggressively.

The best way to find out what caused your collision and who is at fault is to contact a dedicated and local personal injury attorney.

Dayton Auto Accidents By Day & Time

A car accident can happen to anyone at any time, but there are certain times when you’re statistically more likely to be involved in a collision. Weather and road conditions can further influence accidents, but they provide some insight into why and when car crashes occur.

Crashes around Dayton by Day

  • Sunday – 133
  • Monday – 146
  • Tuesday – 152
  • Wednesday – 147
  • Thursday – 150
  • Friday – 191
  • Saturday – 121

Crashes around Dayton by Hour

  • 12-12:59 AM – 2.3%
  • 1-1:59 AM – 1.7%
  • 2-2:59 AM – 1.8%
  • 3-3:59 AM – 1.3%
  • 4-4:59 AM – 1.0%
  • 5-5:59 AM – 1.3%
  • 6-6:59 AM – 2.3%
  • 7-7:59 AM – 4.6%
  • 8-8:59 AM – 4.0%
  • 9-9:59 AM – 3.3%
  • 10-10:59 AM – 3.5%
  • 11-11:59 AM – 4.6%
  • 12-12:59 PM – 5.6%
  • 1-1:59 PM – 5.7%
  • 2-2:59 PM – 6.5%
  • 3-3:59 PM – 8.0%
  • 4-4:59 PM – 8.4%
  • 5-5:59 PM – 8.8%
  • 6-6:59 PM – 6.5%
  • 7-7:59 PM – 5.0%
  • 8-8:59 PM – 4.2%
  • 9-9:59 PM – 3.8%
  • 10-10:59 PM – 3.3%
  • 11-11:59 PM – 2.5%

Dayton Accident Highway Stats

The highways in and around Dayton and Montgomery County are some of the most congested in the region. Many of the car accidents in Montgomery County that occurred so far this year happened on the following interstates:

  • IR-75 – 103
  • SR-48 – 71
  • SR-725 – 37
  • IR-70 – 37
  • SR-741 – 36
  • SR-201 – 26
  • US-35 – 24
  • SR-202 – 21

Dayton Car Accident Resources

Whether your Dayton car crash happened along State Road – 201 or IR – 75, you likely have many unanswered questions regarding the claims process and what to expect. Here are some of our top resources for car accident injury victims in Montgomery County:

Contact a Dayton Car Accident Lawyer

No one is ever prepared for the trauma of an injury-causing car accident. If you or someone you love is suffering after a Dayton- area car accident, do not hesitate to contact Kisling, Nestico & Redick for help.

Our personal injury law firm in Dayton, OH will review the details and help explore your legal options for compensation. With multiple locations across Ohio, we proudly serve the Montgomery County area and offer 100% free and no-obligation case evaluations. Call (937) 427-4048 to schedule your consultation today.

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