ROAD CRASH SERIOUS INJURIES INVOLVING
HEAVY VEHICLES IN SOUTH AUSTRALIA


MARCH 2012


Date of Issue: 1 Jun 2012


DateTimeVehicle(s) InvolvedCrash TypeNo. Of
Serious Injuries
Post
code
Road
01/3/201210:50Bus, Pedestrian on RoadHit Pedestrian15043MARION ROAD, MITCHELL PARK
03/3/201214:50Car Sedan, TruckHead On15114GAWLER - KERSBROOK , YATTALUNGA
05/3/201211:50Panel Van, SemitrailerSide Swipe15035GALLIPOLI I/CH RAMP , EVERARD PARK
21/3/201216:50Car Sedan, TruckHead On15607TOD HIGHWAY, PEARLAH



Heavy Vehicle Serious Injuries - 2009 to 2012
2009 2010 2011 2012
Month
January4254
February41175
March11384
April1347
May735
June4103
July274
August659
September334
October495
November784
December1078
Total757269




 

Serious Injury Crashes

MARCH
2011
Year to Date
2011
MARCH
2012
Year to Date
2012
Vehicles
Single Vehicle1413
Multiple Vehicles71539
Total819412
Serious Inury Crashes
Single Injury818411
Multiple Injuries-1-1
Total819412





Explanatory Notes
  1. This publication contains details of the number of serious injury road crashes involving Heavy Vehicles that occurred in South Australia during MARCH 2012 together with comparable figures for some earlier periods. Figures relating to the current year are provisional and may be subject to revision.
  2. Caution should be exercised in interpreting the statistics in the publication in light of the size of the numbers and the short time period involved.
  1. A serious injury occurs if a road crash results in the hospitalisation, but not death, within 30 days, of any person involved in the road crash.
  2. A serious injury crash is any road crash which results in one or more serious injuries.
  3. In this publication, "Adelaide" means the Adelaide Statistical Division.
  4. Enquiries regarding these statistics or related publications should be directed to Road Crash Information Unit on (08) 8343 2854.