To ask Her Majesty’s Government how many people were killed or injured in road traffic accidents where the driver failed to stop at the scene of the accident in (1) 2015, and (2) 2016; and how many such offenders were convicted in each of those two years for causing death or injury by a motor vehicle.
21 March 2017
The table below provides information on people who were killed or injured in road traffic accidents where the driver failed to stop at the scene of the accident.
Casualties involved in accidents where at least one driver failed to stop at the scene, Great Britain, 2014 and 2015
Severity of casualty
Figures for 2016 will be available from June 2017.
The Department for Transport does not hold information about motoring offences or prosecutions. Prosecution information is held by the Ministry of Justice. It is not however possible to link reported road accident data to prosecution data.