Our Saginaw car accident lawyers share the list of Saginaw County’s Top 10 most dangerous intersections based on Michigan State Police car accident reports for 2022 so local drivers can use extra caution when they’re traveling through these areas.
This annual list is provided by our attorneys to help keep Michigan drivers safe.
In 2022, nearly a third (29.2%) of all fatal motor vehicle accidents in Michigan occurred at intersections.
Our list of Saginaw County’s most dangerous intersections reflects the latest car accident data available from 2022 on the top 10 interchanges with the highest number of reported car crashes. Our attorneys would like to thank the Michigan State Police Traffic Crash Reporting Unit for helping us by providing the car crash data that we use to identify these intersections. The underlying traffic accident data analysis is compiled using motor vehicle accident reports filed by local law enforcement and police departments throughout Michigan.
What were Saginaw County’s Most Dangerous Intersections in 2022?
- DIXIE HWY @ I 75, Bridgeport Township, 76 Total Crashes, 10 Injuries
- BAY RD @ TITTABAWASSEE RD, Kochville Township, 32 Total Crashes, 1 Injury
- BIRCH RUN RD @ DIXIE HWY, Birch Run Township, 31 Total Crashes, 10 Injuries
- BAY RD @ SHATTUCK RD, Saginaw Township, 26 Total Crashes, 7 Injuries
- CENTER RD @ STATE ST, Saginaw Township, 25 Total Crashes, 9 Injuries
- GRATIOT RD @ S CENTER RD, Saginaw Township, 25 Total Crashes, 7 Injuries
- STATE ST @ WIENEKE RD, Saginaw Township, 21 Total Crashes, 12 Injuries
- BAY ST @ DAVENPORT AVE, Saginaw, 21 Total Crashes, 3 Injuries
- DAVENPORT AVE @ N MICHIGAN AVE, Saginaw, 21 Total Crashes, 3 Injuries
- FASHION SQUARE BLVD @ TITTABAWASSEE RD, Kochville, 17 Total Crashes, 2 Injuries
– Source: Michigan State Police Traffic Crash Reporting Unit (NOTE: The list of Saginaw County’s most dangerous intersections is the latest data available from 2022 for total crashes at intersections in Michigan. “Intersection” is defined as any road with a traffic signal, four-way stop or roundabout. The crash data encompasses and includes any traffic accident reported that occurred within 200 feet of an intersection including near freeways (and their subsequent on-ramps off-ramps and service streets), divided highways and rural roads.)
More Information On The Top 2 of Saginaw County’s Most Dangerous Intersections
No. 1: DIXIE HWY @ I 75, Bridgeport Township
This intersection did not make the list of Saginaw County’s Most Dangerous Intersections for 2021 or 2020.
But for 2022, it finds itself topping the list with 76 total crashes and 10 injuries.
No. 2: BAY RD @ TITTABAWASSEE RD, Kochville Township
This interchange which has held the #1 spot on the list of Saginaw County’s Most Dangerous Intersections for the past seven years in a row is now in the #2 spot.
Ironically, even though it is at the top of the list for having the most car accidents in 2022, the total number of crashes that occurred here in 2022 was the lowest in the last four years.
In 2022, there were 32 total crashes, compared with 40 in 2021, 51 in 2020, and 46 in 2019.
Data for other Michigan cities and counties
As we see from years of data analysis on Michigan intersection accidents, intersections with heavy traffic near freeways or retail businesses continually show up on these high car crash lists.
Visit our Michigan’s Most Dangerous Intersections page for a complete list of the top twenty intersections in the state for auto accidents. To read blog posts about specific counties and cities click here.
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