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Post 12, Frankfort
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Kentucky State Police Post 12 Frankfort July 4th Weekend Data from 2005, 2006 and 2007

Date of News Release: 07/01/2008

(Post 12 Frankfort) - The following is July 4th data from 2005-2007. This data shows total collision, total injuries, total fatalities, roadway of fatal collisions and human factors of fatal collisions. The data is from collisions and fatalities within the Post 12 Frankfort counties.




July 3 - 7, 2007
County Total Collisions Total Injuries Total Fatalities Roadway of Fatal Collisions Human Factor of Fatal Collisions
Anderson 6 8 0    
Franklin 27 11 0    
Scott 11 6 0    
Shelby 9 6 1 None Detected Fell Asleep
Spencer 2 0 0    
Woodford 9 1 0    
Fayette 126 32 1   Not under proper control, too fast
Totals 190 64 2    
July 3 - 7, 2006
County Total Collisions Total Injuries Total Fatalities Roadway of Fatal Collisions Human Factor of Fatal Collisions
Anderson 13 0 0    
Franklin 19 8 0    
Scott 18 5 0    
Shelby 18 2 0    
Spencer 4 2 0    
Woodford 9 9 0    
Fayette 149 19 0    
Totals 220 45 0    
July 3 - 7, 2005
County Total Collisions Total Injuries Total Fatalities Roadway of Fatal Collisions Human Factor of Fatal Collisions
Anderson 7 7 1 None Detected Drug, Not under proper control
Franklin 18 5 1 None Detected Alcohol, Exceeeded speed limit
Scott 17 6 0    
Shelby 9 3 0    
Spencer 5 1 0    
Woodford 7 3 0    
Fayette 129 43 1   Unknown
Totals 182 68 3    

Citizens can further contribute to highway safety during the holiday period by reporting erratic drivers to the KSP toll-free hotline at 1-800-222-5555 (in the state of Kentucky only, does not work out of state) or Post 12 at 502-227-2221. Callers will remain anonymous and should give a description of the vehicle, location, direction of travel and license number if possible. Post 12 provides police coverage for Anderson, Fayette, Franklin, Scott, Shelby, Spencer and Woodford counties.

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