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East St. Louis Personal Injury Laywers

Information About East St. Louis Traffic Collisions

East St. Louis is widely recognized as being a dangerous place, with FBI reports listing it as having one of the highest rates of assaults and attacks as well as other types of crime in the nation. Motor vehicle accidents are another danger which faces the people of this city on a daily basis, both on the city streets and on highways such as the I-64 corridor.

According to Crash Analysis, a report published by the St. Clair County government in 2008, rear-end collisions are the most common type of auto accident by a wide margin, accounting for 39% of all traffic crashes countywide. Collisions occurring during a turn are listed as being the second most common type of accident (16%), followed by rollover accidents (11%), collisions occurring at an angle (9%), sideswipes (3%) and head-on crashes (2%). Pedestrian accidents comprised 1% of all traffic crashes in the report period.

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