While 2020 thousand 365 traffic accidents occurred in 5, 2 thousand 197 people died. The vehicle with the most accidents was recorded as an automobile.
Media monitoring agency Ajans Press examined the numbers of news reflected in the press about traffic accidents. According to the information compiled by Ajans Press from the digital press archive, it was determined that 2020 news related to traffic accidents were reflected in the press in 15. While the accident news increased before and after the holidays, it appeared mostly in the local press.
According to the information Ajans Press obtained from the data of Trafik.gov.tr, the traffic statistics have been announced. Thus, it was determined that 2020 thousand 365 traffic accidents occurred in 5, and 2 thousand 197 people died. The number of people who benefited from the accidents was recorded as 228 thousand 565. While the vast majority of traffic accidents were caused by the driver, it was announced that there were 156 accidents for this reason. Looking at the types of vehicles involved in the accident, it was observed as 825 thousand 122 automobiles, 206 thousand 39 motorcycles, 469 thousand 36 pickup trucks and 907 thousand 6 motorized bicycles.