In 2017, the state of Illinois had over 311,000 motor vehicle crashes. Injuries in these crashes were 21% or almost 67,000. Fatal injuries from these crashes were 1% or 1,000.
86.3 percent of fatal crashes occurred on dry roadways.
48.9 percent of fatal crashes occurred during daylight hours.
The highest incident of auto accident occurs on Fridays between the hours of 4-8 PM.
Most injuries occurred from getting rear-ended and while turning.