States With the Most Fatal Accidents

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Johns Hopkins, Maryland
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50. Maryland
> Accidental death rate: 29.7 (per 100,000)
> Accidental deaths: 1,903
> Leading cause of accidental death: Falls
> Accidental deaths from falls: 620

New York City, Manhattan
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49. New York
> Accidental death rate: 30.2 (per 100,000)
> Accidental deaths: 6,515
> Leading cause of accidental death: Poison
> Accidental deaths from drug overdoses: 2,326

The historic cable car on San francisco city, california
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48. California
> Accidental death rate: 30.6 (per 100,000)
> Accidental deaths: 12,544
> Leading cause of accidental death: Poison
> Accidental deaths from drug overdoses: 4,002

Honolulu County, Hawaii
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47. Hawaii
> Accidental death rate: 32.2 (per 100,000)
> Accidental deaths: 536
> Leading cause of accidental death: Poison
> Accidental deaths from drug overdoses: 139

Hudson County, New Jersey
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46. New Jersey
> Accidental death rate: 33.7 (per 100,000)
> Accidental deaths: 3,218
> Leading cause of accidental death: Poison
> Accidental deaths from drug overdoses: 1,326