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Post 15 Monthly Activity for October 2011

Date of News Release: 11/02/2011

(Campbellsville, KY) - During the month of October, 2011, there were 30 traffic accidents investigated by the State Police working in the Post 15 area in the 11 counties of Adair, Casey, Clinton, Cumberland, Green, Marion, Metcalfe, Monroe, Russell, Taylor and Washington.

There were seven fatalities during the month of October in the Post 15 area:

Edelen, Monte; of Lebanon, KY, was killed in Marion Co, KY on 10/06/11.
Edelen, Charles; of Lebanon, KY, was killed in Marion Co, KY on 10/06/11.
Bault, Gerald; of Campbellsville, KY, was killed in Taylor Co, KY on 10/05/11.
Tharp, James; of Loretto, KY, was killed in Marion Co, KY on 10/09/11.
Pyles, Peggy; of Campbellsville, KY, was killed in Taylor Co, KY on 10/25/11.
Bryant, Latasha; of Columbia, KY, was killed in Adair Co, KY on 10/26/11.
Wilson, Richard Jr.; of Campbellsville, KY, was killed in Taylor Co, KY on 10/28/11.

This brings our yearly fatality count to 37 compared with 22 through this same period in 2010.

State wide fatality count stands at 597 compared with 646 through this same period in 2010.

During the month of October 2011, there were 1213 citations written, 486 courtesy notices written, 2241 vehicles inspected, 795 complaints answered, 114 motorists assisted, 71 criminal cases opened and 181 criminal arrests made.

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