Roads: Cumbria

Department for Transport written question – answered on 9th June 2015.

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Photo of Sue Hayman Sue Hayman Labour, Workington

To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, how many road accidents occurred on the (a) A66 between Workington and Keswick, (b) A595 and (c) A596 in each of the last 10 years; and how many of those accidents resulted in fatalities.

Photo of Andrew Jones Andrew Jones Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Transport)

The table below gives the total number of reported personal injury road accidents, total number of reported fatal accidents and total number of reported fatalities for the (a) A66 between the junction with the A596 in Workington and the roundabout junction with the A591 north of Keswick, (b) A595 and (c) A596 for each year from 2004 to 2013.

Year

Road

Total reported accidents

Of which fatal accidents

Fatalities

2004

A66

54

0

0

2005

A66

60

2

3

2006

A66

51

1

1

2007

A66

51

2

2

2008

A66

43

0

0

2009

A66

37

1

1

2010

A66

42

4

6

2011

A66

38

1

1

2012

A66

30

2

2

2013

A66

41

0

0

2004

A595

180

6

6

2005

A595

141

5

6

2006

A595

156

5

7

2007

A595

140

3

3

2008

A595

113

3

7

2009

A595

118

2

2

2010

A595

110

6

8

2011

A595

94

3

3

2012

A595

106

4

4

2013

A595

96

2

2

2004

A596

54

2

3

2005

A596

51

0

0

2006

A596

59

0

0

2007

A596

60

1

1

2008

A596

50

3

3

2009

A596

49

1

1

2010

A596

30

0

0

2011

A596

35

1

1

2012

A596

53

1

1

2013

A596

32

2

4

Statistics for 2014 will be available from 25 June.

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