In the first 2021 months of 4, 108 thousand 171 traffic accidents occurred. While 538 people died at the scene of traffic accidents throughout the country, 59 thousand 942 people were injured.
According to the information obtained by Ajans Press from the data of the General Directorate of Traffic Directorate of Traffic (Trafik.gov.tr), 2021 thousand 4 traffic accidents occurred throughout the country in the first 108 months of 171. In these accidents, 538 people died at the scene, while 59 thousand 942 people were injured. The traffic accident that occurred only in April was recorded as 26 thousand 203. Considering the overall year of 2021, it was seen that the most accidents were in the form of side crashes, while 44 thousand 278 accidents were caused by driver errors. Considering the traffic fines applied across the country, it was determined that a total of 2021 million 5 thousand 419 fines were fined in 892, including pedestrian, passenger, driver and vehicle license plates.
Media monitoring agency Ajans Press examined the number 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 13 thousand news about traffic accidents were reflected in the press in April alone. In the news review conducted since the beginning of 2021, it was noted that the subject of the news in the press was 5 and more than 271 thousand reflections in the online media.