Infographic: What is the biggest highway safety threat?
Using data from the DOT, here's an infographic presenting highlights on fault in fatal truck-car crashes and the main causes.
Main Data from the Infographic:
Fatality rates for all vehicles have dropped over the past 35 years.
For fatal truck-car crashes in 2010, the car crossed the center line 87 percent in head-on collisions. In a rear-end collision, the car hit the truck 76 percent of the time.