3179 road accidents occurred in Azerbaijan last year
3179 road accidents took place in the country in 2005, the head of the propaganda department of the Baku State Road Police Administration Vagif Asadov told Trend.
1065 people died at the result of the road accidents. 644 of them are pedestrians. The number of injured was 3668 people. 1907 of them are pedestrians.
The number of the road accidents recorded in Baku was 1650.
From 3179 road accidents, registered during the year, pedestrians were hit in 2392 cases. 644 people died, 1907 injured.
From 1650 road accidents, which took place in the capital city, in 925 cases pedestrians were hit. At the result 234 pedestrians died, 750 persons were injured.