Fatal Crashes Affected By Distracted Drivers, 2016
  Crashes Drivers Fatalities
Total fatal crashes 34,439 51,914 37,461
Distracted-affected fatal crashes      
Number of distracted-affected fatal crashes 3,157 3,210 3,450
Percent of total fatal crashes 9% 6% 9%
Cellphone in use in distracted-affected fatal crashes      
Number of cellphone distracted-affected fatal crashes 444 457 486
Percent of fatal distracted-affected crashes 14% 14% 14%
Source: U.S. Department of Transportation, National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.