ROAD CRASH SERIOUS INJURIES INVOLVING
HEAVY VEHICLES IN SOUTH AUSTRALIA


MARCH 2021


Date of Issue: 22 Oct 2021


DateTimeVehicle(s) InvolvedCrash TypeNo. Of
Serious Injuries
Post
code
Road
06/3/202112:10Utility, BdoubleHead On15719STUART HIGHWAY, WIRRAMINNA
25/3/202111:50Semitrailer, MotorcycleHead On15134GORGE ROAD, MONTACUTE



Heavy Vehicle Serious Injuries - 2018 to 2021
2018 2019 2020 2021
Month
January2543
February2443
March71032
April321
May371
June321
July265
August292
September322
October343
November668
December872
Total446436




 

Serious Injury Crashes

MARCH
2020
Year to Date
2020
MARCH
2021
Year to Date
2021
Vehicles
Single Vehicle-3-2
Multiple Vehicles3726
Total31028
Serious Inury Crashes
Single Injury3928
Multiple Injuries-1--
Total31028





Explanatory Notes
  1. This publication contains details of the number of serious injury road crashes involving Heavy Vehicles that occurred in South Australia during MARCH 2021 together with comparable figures for some earlier periods. Figures relating to the current year are provisional and may be subject to revision.
  2. Caution should be exercised in interpreting the statistics in the publication in light of the size of the numbers and the short time period involved.
  1. A serious injury occurs if A person who sustains injuries and is admitted to hospital for a minimum period of an overnight stay as a result of a road crash and who does not die as a result of those injuries within 30 days of the crash.
  2. A serious injury crash is any road crash which results in one or more serious injuries.
  3. In this publication, "Adelaide" refers to the Greater Adelaide Statistical Division.
  4. Enquiries regarding these statistics or related publications should be directed to DIT.RoadCrashData@sa.gov.au