“Prevent a Deadly Crash”
As more Americans choose to ride bikes and walk to stay healthy, and as an alternative to driving, pedestrian and cyclist deaths in motor-vehicle-related crashes have increased over the past decade.
Bicyclists: There were 846 bicyclists killed in collisions with vehicles in 2019, up from 718 bicyclist deaths in 2008.
Pedestrians: In 2019, 6,205 pedestrians died in traffic crashes, up from 4,414 in 2008.
Motorcyclists: The number of people killed on motorcycles in 2019 was 5,014.”