Drunk Driving Accidents – By the Numbers

The numbers tell a story, a grim story, of death and destruction on our streets and highways caused by drunk drivers.

Drunk Driving Accidents
Number of people who were killed in drunk driving crashes in 2014–1 every 53 minutes.   [Source: National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, 2015]


Every day in America, 28 people die in drunk driving crashes. [Source: National Highway Traffic Safety Administration FARS data, 2014]


An average drunk driver has driven drunk 80 times before first arrest. [Source: Centers for Disease Control, 2011]

1.2 million

Drivers who were arrested in 2011 for driving under the influence of alcohol or narcotics. [Source: U.S. Department of Justice, 2011]

1 in 3

On average, 1 in 3 people will be involved in a drunk driving crash in their lifetime. [Source: National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, 2001]

Don’t be a Statistic

Your life and your story matter. Your health, wealth, family, and friends matter. Don’t let a drunk driver reduce your life story to a statistic. You need a knowledgeable Fort Collins drunk driving injury attorney fighting on your side and seeking justice.

Take Charge of Your Life

You can take charge of your life and rewrite your life story into one of healing and recovery. Not only physical recovery, but monetary recovery as well. But you have to take that first step by finding a top Fort Collins drunk driving attorney to help you navigate this rocky terrain.


This is the number that will get you started on your road to recovery and a new life story.

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