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Traffic Collision Summary Statistics

The table below lists summary statistics from traffic accidents that were reported to the State of California, using form 555. These statistics include all jurisdictions in Butte County.

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Traffic Collision Statistics

Category 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006
Collisions  
  Total non-injury collisions
1088
1226
1410
1513
1493
1394
  Total injury and fatal collisions
1030
1070
1109
1085
937
884
  Total Collisions
2118
2296
2519
2598
2430
2278
 DUI Collisions
  Number with fatalities
10
5
6
8
6
6
  Number with injuries
144
135
141
149
129
145
  Number with involving property damage
149
128
168
164
182
215
  Total number of deaths
10
7
8
8
6
7
  Total number of injuries
220
199
217
249
192
203
  Total number of DUI Collisions
303
268
315
321
317
366
Non-DUI Collisions
  Number with fatalities
25
34
16
23
28
26
  Number with injuries
851
896
946
905
774
707
  Number with involving property damage
939
1098
1242
1349
1170
1179
  Total number of deaths
28
39
21
25
3
29
  Total number of injuries
1300
1324
1392
1406
41
1051
Vehicle/Pedestrian Collisions
  Number with fatalities
2
4
2
1
3
4
  Number with injuries
52
40
49
41
38
35
  Total number of deaths
2
4
2
4
3
4
  Total number of injuries
54
46
54
48
41
36
Vehicle/Bicycle Collisions
  Number with fatalities
0
2
1
0
1
0
  Number with injuries
69
59
57
35
40
50
  Total number of deaths
0
2
1
0
1
0
  Total number of injuries
72
61
60
37
42
60
Hit & Run Collisions
  Total Number with fatalities
1
2
2
0
0
2
  Total Number with injuries
100
100
116
104
83
80
  Total number of PDO Hit & Run
196
226
244
257
269
266
 

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Butte County Public Works
Phone:    530.538.7681
Fax:        530.538.7171

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Phone:    530.345.4917
Fax:        530.645.1820

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Butte County Public Works
7 County Center Dr.
Oroville, CA 95965

Office Hours
Monday - Friday
7:30am to 4:00pm
Excludes Holidays

Neal Road Recycling and Waste Facility
1023 Neal Road
Paradise, CA 95969

Hours
Monday - Sunday
7:00am to 4:00pm
Closed: New Year's Day, Easter, July 4th, Thanksgiving, Christmas

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Public Works

7 County Center Drive
Oroville, CA 95965

Mike Crump, Director

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