Worst Intersections In Madison; Crash List Released For 2009

Posted Monday, July 12, 2010 --- 4:00 p.m.

City of Madison releases its list of the Top 30 Highest Crash Intersections (for 2009).

1. West Badger Road & South Park Street.
18 crashes.

2. Commercial Avenue & North Thompson Drive
16 crashes.

3. South Midvale Blvd & Mineral Point Road
14 crashes.

4. Portage Road & Thierer Road
14 crashes.

5. South Blair Street & John Nolen Drive
14 crashes.

6. Zeier Road & Zeier Road (2100) Median Break
13 crashes.

7. North Park Street & Regent Street
13 crashes.

8. West Beltline Highway & South Gammon Road (N)
11 crashes.

9. Campus Drive & Farley Avenue
11 crashes.

10. John Nolen Drive & North Shore Drive
11 crashes.

For the complete list, click on the link below in the RELATED LINKS section.

General Statistics:

Intersection Crashes By Contributing Factor:

1. Fail To Yield Right Of Way
- 800 crashes (48%)

2. Disregarded Traffic Control
- 262 crashes (16%)

3. Inattentive Drive
- 196 crashes (12%)

4. Improper Turn
- 105 crashes (6%)

5. Following Too Close
- 87 crashes (5%)