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Gloucestershire South ranked 52 of 78 counties.

Serious and fatal crashes in the county increased by 3% between 2010-12 and 2013-15, with road safety performance falling behind Britain as a whole.

Unless improved, Gloucestershire South will fail to meet international targets to halve road deaths within a decade.

Improved roads

M4

from the M4/M48 merge to the A429 (M4 at J17)

47% reduction in serious crashes

Number of crashes

Total

1,310
1,153 Slight

21.6%

139 Serious

4.5%

18 Fatal

5.3%

Cost of crashes

£82m

Annual total

(average)

£303

Per resident

(average)

Risk rating

  • Low risk roads
  • Low-medium risk roads
  • Medium risk roads
  • Medium-high risk roads
  • High risk roads
  • Motorway
  • Single and dual carriageway
  • Unrated roads
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