Oregon Facts & Statistics
- The state recorded 1,245 truck crashes. There were 520 persons injured and 52 killed.
- Truck crash totals include every incident involving a fatality, injury, or damage requiring that any vehicle be towed away.
- The 1,245 truck crashes includes 692 truck-at-fault crashes. The truck driver was at-fault in 621 of the truck-at-fault crashes, both truck and car drivers were at-fault in 28, and only 43 were attributed to a truck mechanical problem.
- Trucks over 26,000 pounds traveled 1.871 billion miles in Oregon last year. Based on that mileage alone, there were 0.665 crashes, and 0.370 truck-at-fault crashes, per million miles.