According to IDOT- Illinois Department of Transportation, in 2013 (the most-recent year for which complete statistics are available):
- There were 285,477 crashes involving motor vehicles in Illinois in 2013.
- Injury crashes account for 21.4 percent of these crashes (61,001), while fatal crashes (895) account for less than 1 percent of these overall crashes.
- Source: 2013 Illinois Crash Facts and Statistics (Illinois Department of Transportation).
- URL: http://www.idot.illinois.gov/Assets/uploads/files/Transportation-System/Resources/Safety/Crash-Reports/crash-facts/2013%20CF.pdf