Yesterday, another fatal car accident occurred in Carroll County, Maryland. The crash happened on Md. 140 near Finksburg.
While not common, fatal car accidents do occur in Carroll County. As our roads become more congested the number of accidents will naturally increase.
Carroll County has averaged about 17 fatal crashes annually over the past five years.
History of Fatal Car Accidents in Carroll County
The Carroll County Times published a breakdown of the number of fatal crashes since 2012.
There were at least 13 fatal crashes, resulting in at least 17 fatalities, in Carroll County in 2017.
Fatal accidents in recent 2012-2018
2018: at least two fatal accidents
2017: at least 13 fatal accidents; sheriff’s office recorded eight fatal accidents in their territory
2016: SHA recorded 20 total fatal crashes in the county; sheriff’s office recorded seven in their territory
2015: SHA recorded 16 total fatal crashes in the county; sheriff’s office recorded four in their territory
2014: SHA recorded 11 fatal crashes in the county; sheriff’s office recorded six in their territory
2013: SHA recorded 19 total fatal crashes in the county; sheriff’s office recorded eight in their territory
2012: SHA recorded 19 total fatal crashes in the county; sheriff’s office recorded eight in their territory
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