Skip to main content
Home

Trespassing Casualties by State

Top 15 States

(Based on Preliminary 2019 Federal Railroad Administration Statistics) 

UPDATED 4/30/20

According to FRA statistics, 1,122 pedestrian rail trespass casualties (fatalities + injuries) occurred in 2019. Approximately 71% of all  2019 trespass casualties occurred in the 15 states listed below.

RANKSTATETOTAL CASUALTIESDEATHSINJURIES
1.California23614195
2.Texas1004456
3.Florida723834
4.Pennsylvania522923
5.Illinois503020
6.North Carolina352213
7.Arizona341519
8.Georgia331617
9.Tennessee321220
10.New York311813
11.Ohio301620
12.Massachusetts24177
13.South Carolina221111
14.New Jersey211011
15.Oregon21138

 

Remember - rails and recreation do NOT mix! View and share our pedestrian safety tips.