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Trooper Kendra Wilson
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 12, Frankfort
(502) 227-2221
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Post 12 Labor Day Holiday Data 2012 (August 31st - September 3rd)

Date of News Release: 09/12/2012

(Post 12 Frankfort) -- The Kentucky State Police Post 12 provides police coverage for Anderson, Fayette, Franklin, Scott, Shelby, Spencer and Woodford counties. KSP Frankfort Post 2012 Labor Day Holiday data comes from the seven counties in the Post area. Preliminary statistics shows that one fatal crash occurred in the Post 12 Frankfort counties. The one fatal involved a bicyclist in Fayette County. During the official 2012 Labor Day Holiday Statewide 12 fatalities occurred.

Troopers working the Post 12 area issued a total of 511 citations, 190 citations for speeding, 19 seat belt citations, 4 child restraint citation and 284 other citations. There were 11 DUI arrest and 24 motorist assists.

Citizens can contribute to highway safety by reporting erratic drivers to the Kentucky state Police toll-free at 1-800-222-5555. Caller can also call the Frankfort Post 12 at 502-227-2221. Callers can remain anonymous and should give a description of the vehicle, location, direction of travel and license number if possible.

*These statistics are still preliminary as KSP waits for all local law enforcement agencies to report any fatalities that may have occurred in the Post 12 areas.

For any questions, please contact Trooper First Class Ronald Turley, Public Affairs Officer, at (502) 227-2221

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