Road accidents involving death or injury declined by 1.4 percent throughout Greece in June against the same month last year, the independent Hellenic Statistical Authority (ELSTAT) said on Thursday.
According to ELSTAT, road accidents involving death or injury fell to 1,345 in June 2011, marking a 4.1 percent decline against 1,364 in June 2010.
The number of deaths fell to 102, marking a 5.2 percent increase over 97 in June 2010, while the number of serious injuries rose to 155, marking a rise of 6.1 percent decline against 165 in June 2010, and the number of lighter injuries rose to 1,526 marking a 2.5 percent increase against 1,489 in June 2010.