According to the information received by the Radio Traffic İzmir news center, 748 traffic accidents occurred on the main roads in İzmir in September.
An increase in the number of accidents was observed in İzmir. An above average traffic accident occurred in September. The inclusion of 125 thousand vehicles in the traffic during the pandemic period also increased the number. Thirteen of the 748 accidents that occurred have died.
THE MOST ACCIDENTS ON THE ROAD
The region where the most accidents occurred on the main roads was the ring roads. 128 accidents were reported in September in the section between Koyundere Junction and Güzelbahçe Junction. In this section, the section with the most accidents is Bayraklı It was between the Tunnels and Işıkkent Junction. On the other hand, 3 accidents occurred on Kemalpaşa Ring Road, Aydın Highway and Çeşme Highway.
ACCIDENTS IN THE ARTERIES
Many accidents also occurred in the arteries connecting the metropolitan districts of Izmir. Ankara Street led the way with 49 accidents. Especially EGEMAK Bridge attracted attention as one of the black spots. Yeşildere Street was one of the areas where 45 accidents and accidents occurred. Yeşildere Street was followed by Anadolu Street and Mürselpaşa Boulevard with 37 accidents each. While 35 accidents occurred on Akçay Street, 32 traffic accidents occurred on Yeşillik Street. Mustafa Kemal Sahil Boulevard followed with 25 accidents and Altınyol followed other arteries with 21 accidents. According to the information received by the Radio Traffic İzmir news center, 327 traffic accidents occurred on other main roads such as Çanakkale Asphalt, Ankara Asphalt, İnönü Street and Mithatpaşa Street.
95 INJURED, 13 DEADLY ACCIDENTS
Most of the accidents that occurred in Izmir in September occurred in the morning and evening hours when the traffic was heavy, and most of them were financially damaged. The fact that 748 out of 640 accidents were damaged revealed once again the importance of tracking distance. While there were injuries in 95 accidents, 13 accidents were reported as fatal.