Deer-Vehicle Crash Information Clearinghouse

Illinois Data

Year
Total Crashesa
Deer-Vehicle Crashes
Percent Deer-Vehicle Crashes
Fatalities
Injuries
Pre-Hunt Deer Population Estimates
Salvaged & Unsalvaged Deer Carcasses

1993

418,915

16,504

3.94

3

796

n/a

n/a

1994

452,895

17,118

3.78

5

778

n/a

n/a

1995

462,049

17,573

3.80

1

856

n/a

n/a

1996

145,050b

11,010b

n/a

1

606

n/a

n/a

1997

145,710c

17,076c

n/a

1

776

n/a

n/a

1998

150,160c

18,066c

n/a

3

833

n/a

n/a

1999

157,660c

20,468c

n/a

4

933

n/a

n/a

2000

460,172

19,731

4.29

5

831

n/a

n/a

2001

443,293

22,933

5.17

5

916

750,000

n/a

2002

438,990

23,675

5.39

2

976

n/a

n/a

2003

437,289

25,660

5.87

6

1,245

800,000

n/a

2004

433,032

25,862

5.97

6

1,079

n/a

n/a

2005

421,522

24,201

5.74

11

917

n/a

n/a

2006

408,670

25,491

6.24

1

939

n/a

n/a

2007

422,778

24,999

5.91

5

846

n/a

n/a

2008

n/a

n/a

n/a

n/a

n/a

n/a

n/a

Notes:
aDefined as an occurrence which originates on public roadways involving a moving motor vehicle producing death, injury, or property damage in excess of $500.
bOnly crashes occurring on state maintained roadways and fatal crashes were recorded in crash database
cData for crashes investigated by the City of Chicago were excluded

Crash Information from Illinois Department of Transportation, Division of Traffic Safety, Bureau of Safety Data & Data Services

Click here to download file: IL_DVC_Data.xls

Crashes by County

Click here to download county DVC data from 1993 to 2003: IL DVC by county 1993-2003.xls