Auto Accidents Are Nations Leading Cause of Deaths and Injuries

Representing Orlando, Tampa, Miami and Nearby Areas of Florida

According to the National Highway and Traffic Safety Administration, there were over 6 Million police-reported automobile accidents in 2005. Almost 2.7 Million people were injured in these accidents. Well over 43,000 people lost their lives in these accidents.
On average, 119 persons died each day in motor vehicle accidents in 2005. That’s about one every 12 minutes! Motor vehicle accidents are the leading cause of death for Americans between the ages of 3 and 33.