An increase in the number of road fatalities was recorded in 29 regions of the Russian Federation.
Fifth on this sad list is the Jewish Autonomous Region, where the number of fatal accidents in the 10 months of 2022 has increased by 37.5% compared to the same period last year.
The top five regions with the most “deadly” roads, according to the traffic police, also included Mari El (+39.7%), Sevastopol (+40%), Karachay-Cherkessia (+44.7%) and the Altai Republic ( +72). 7%).
However, the total number of deaths on Russian roads during the same period fell by 5.1% and the number of injuries by 5.6%. By itself, there were fewer accidents: 103.9 thousand cases, minus 5.5% of last year’s statistics.
- By 2030, the government must reduce the number of road deaths to 4 for every 100,000 people.
- “Behind the Wheel” can be seen on RuTube.
Source: Z R