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Vehicles Table 17. Large Trucks in Crashes by Jackknife Occurrence and Crash Severity, 2019

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Jackknife Fatal Crashes: Number Fatal Crashes: Percent Injury Crashes: Number Injury Crashes: Percent Property Damage Only Crashes: Number Property Damage Only Crashes: Percent
Not an Articulated Vehicle 1,797 35.9% 65,000 54.9% 213,000 51.4%
No 3,036 60.7% 52,000 44.1% 197,000 47.6%
Yes 172 3.4% 1,000 1.0% 4,000 1.1%
  First Event 41 0.8% * 0.4% 3,000 0.7%
  Subsequent Event 131 2.6% 1,000 0.6% 2,000 0.4%
Total 5,005 100.0% 119,000 100.0% 414,000 100.0%
*Less than 500.
Notes: A large truck is defined as a truck with a gross vehicle weight rating (GVWR) greater than 10,000 pounds. Individual numbers may not add up to the totals due to independent rounding. Percentages are based on unrounded numbers.
Sources: Fatal Crashes: National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), Fatality Analysis Reporting System (FARS). Injury and Property Damage Only Crashes: NHTSA, Crash Report Sampling System (CRSS).
Last updated: Monday, January 30, 2023