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Trespassing Casualties by State

Top 15 States Ranked by Total Trespass Casualties

(Based on Preliminary 2021 Federal Railroad Administration Statistics) 

UPDATED 9/20/22

According to FRA statistics, 1,134 pedestrian rail trespass casualties (fatalities + injuries) occurred in 2021. There were 610 trespass-related fatalities and 524 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.California242141101
2.Texas1195762
3.Florida573621
4.New York462325
5.Washington402416
6.Illinois392019
7.Ohio351520
8.Pennsylvania351915
9.Georgia261314
10.Oregon251213
11.New Jersey24  915
12.North Carolina2315  8
13.Louisiana231310
14.Indiana231013
15.Nevada231112

 

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