Sergeant Michael B. Webb
Kentucky State Police
Public Affairs Branch
Office (502) 782-1780
New Years Eve Traffic Enforcement
Date of News Release: 12/28/2011
(FRANKFORT, Ky.) -- KSP is continuing to participate in this enforcement campaign with enhanced enforced beginning at 6 p.m., Friday, Dec. 30, 2011 and extending through 11:59 p.m. on Monday, January 2, 2012.
During the 2010 New Years Eve enforcement period, there were 949 crashes resulting in 316 injuries and 3 deaths. The suspected use of alcohol was a factor in 64 of those collisions and 2 of the fatalities.