Trooper Kendra Wilson
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 12, Frankfort
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July 4th 2009 Holiday Data, Post 12-Frankfort
July 2, 2009 (6:00 PM) - July 5, 2009 (11:59) PM
Date of News Release: 07/06/2009
(Post 12 Frankfort) -- KSP Post 12 reports no fatalities in our seven counties within the Post 12 area during the July 4th 2009 holiday.
Preliminary statistics* statewide indicate that eight people died as a result of eight separate crashes on Kentucky's roadways during the 2009 July 4th holiday period.
Troopers working counties in the Post 12 area issued the following citations and conducted 4 traffic safety check points. Compared to this same time in 2008, fatal collisions in the Post 12 counties are down by 26% and fatalities are down by 32%.
|Speed Citations||Other Citations||Seat belts Citations||Child Restraint Citations||DUI Arrest||Total Citations|
Kentucky State Police Post 12-Frankfort provides police coverage for Anderson, Fayette, Franklin, Scott, Shelby, Spencer and Woodford County.
The Kentucky State Police encourage the public to report impaired drivers by calling 1-502-227-2221 or 1-800-222-5555 (in the state of Kentucky only, does not work out of state).
*These statistics are still preliminary as KSP waits for all local law enforcement agencies to report any crashes and fatalities that may have occurred in their areas.