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Trespassing Casualties by State

Top 25 States Ranked by Total Trespass Casualties

(Based on Preliminary 2021 Federal Railroad Administration Statistics) 

UPDATED 10/26/22

According to FRA statistics, 1,121 pedestrian rail trespass casualties (fatalities + injuries) occurred in 2021. There were 599 trespass-related fatalities and 522 trespass injuries across the U.S. in 2021. Approximately 69% of all  2021 trespass casualties occurred in the 15 states listed below.

RANKSTATETOTAL CASUALTIESDEATHSINJURIES
1.California239138101
2.Texas1195762
3.Florida573621
4.New York452124
5.Washington402416
6.Illinois392019
7.Ohio351520
8.Pennsylvania352015
9.Georgia261214
10.Oregon251213
11.New Jersey24  915
12.Louisiana231310
13.Indiana231013
14.Nevada231112
15.North Carolina2315  8
16.Tennessee211011
17.Alabama2012  8
18.Arizona1814  4
19.Colorado1811  7
20.Maryland18  612
21.Missouri18  711
22.Virginia1811  7
23.Massachusetts1610  6
24.Oklahoma16  9  7
25.Wisconsin1511  4

 

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