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Suffolk ranked 5 of 78 counties.

Serious and fatal crashes in the county fell by 26% between 2010-12 and 2013-15.

This rate of improvment means that Suffolk will meet international targets to halve road deaths in a decade.

Improved roads

A14

from the A12 (J33) to the A14/A12 Seven Hill junction

77% reduction in serious crashes

A14

from the A11/A1303 at Nine Mile Hill (J36) to the Waterhall Interchange (J38)

78% reduction in serious crashes

Number of crashes

Total

4,914
4,246 Slight

7.2%

590 Serious

29.3%

78 Fatal

9.9%

Cost of crashes

£135m

Annual total

(average)

£183

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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