The Royal St. Lucia Police Force (RSLPF) has reported a decline in road fatalities for the year 2015.
In its annual Traffic Department Report revealed that a total of 1599 vehicle collisions were recorded, 353 of which were serious, and 1,235 were minor accidents.
According to the report, 11 major crashes and 14 fatalities were recorded, with the highest number fatalities resulting from motorcycle crashes.
The report also revealed over 500 collisions occurred within the city of Castries. One hundred and fifteen were serious collisions and five resulted in fatalities.
Most of the fatalities were recorded along the Bexon highway. The Bexon highway also recorded a total number of 71 collisions; with 40 were minor accidents, and 27 serious ones.
It was also reveled that 9,256 tickets were issued with 3,735 resulting in convictions.
Some $494,150 was collected from the issuance of traffic tickets.