189 road traffic accidents involving personal injury happened in Finland in April. In them, 12 people were killed and 234 resulted injured, according to the latest data released by Statistics Finland.
The number of persons killed was 5 lower and that of persons injured 99 lower than in April 2019.
Of the persons who were killed, 8 traveled by passenger car. Pedestrians killed in road traffic accidents numbered 1 and 1 cyclist also died.
In addition, 2 other road users were killed. Among those who died, 8 were men and 4 were women.
Source: Statistics Finland.
67 killed in January-April
A total of 957 road traffic accidents involving personal injury happened in January to April period. In them, 67 persons were killed and 1,196 persons injured.
The number of persons killed was 10 higher and that of persons injured 145 lower than in the corresponding period of 2019.
Of the persons who were killed, 42 traveled by passenger car, 3 by van, 1 by motorcycle and 1 by lorry.
Pedestrians killed numbered 10 and cyclists 5. In addition, 5 other road users were killed.