The Central Agency for Public Mobilization and Statistics ( CAPMS) released a report about number of road accidents took place in 2018. The report revealed that January of the last year saw the highest number of accidents compared with the rest of the year. The number of road accidents during that month reached 798 accidents، this represents 9.4% of the total accidents according to the ( CAPMS).
In January alone، 49 people died، 131 injured along with 151 vehicles were damaged. According to official data from the Statistics Authority on Road Accidents during 2018. March of the last year came second in terms of the high number of accidents.
The number of accidents in that month amounted to 789 incidents، which accounted for 9.3% of the total road accidents last year. In contrast، the lowest number of accidents occurred in July، with 544 incidents this month، 6.4% of the total number of road accidents in 2018.