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South Yorkshire ranked 29 of 78 counties.

Serious crashes in the county fell by 5% between 2010-12 and 2013-15.

Unless road safety is improved, South Yorkshire will fall short of international targets to halve road deaths within a decade.

Improved roads

A60

from the A630 junction to the A631 split

80% reduction in serious crashes

Number of crashes

Total

9,226
8,010 Slight

8.4%

1,125 Serious

5.5%

91 Fatal

4.6%

Cost of crashes

£218m

Annual total

(average)

£159

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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