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KSP Post 2 July 2017 Activity Report

Date of News Release: 8/1/2017

MADISONVILLE, KY.(August 1, 2017) – Captain Tim Adams, Commander KSP Post 2 Madisonville, reports the following activity for the month of June 2017:

  • Arrested 32 Impaired Drivers
  • Issued a Total of 1283 Citations
  • Issued 533 Speeding Citations
  • Issued 76 Seatbelt Citations
  • Issued 13 Child Restraint Citations
  • Issued 674 Courtesy Notices
  • Investigated 46 Traffic Crashes
  • Assisted 179 Stranded Motorists
  • Responded to 571 Calls for Service
  • Opened 47 Criminal Cases
  • Made 197 Criminal Arrests

**There were two fatal crashes that resulted in the loss of two lives reported in the Post 2 District in July 2017:

Headquartered along the Western Kentucky Parkway, the Madisonville Post serves the following counties: Caldwell, Christian, Crittenden, Hopkins, Muhlenberg, Todd, and Webster.

  • One, single fatality crash in Christian County at the 73mm On I-24
  • One, single fatality crash in Hopkins County at the intersection of Nortonville Road and Saddle Club Road

Through July 31, 2017, there have been eighteen fatal crashes resulting in the loss of eighteen lives reported in the Post 2 District.

  • Eight were not wearing their seat belts
  • Seven were wearing their seat belts
  • One was wearing a helmet
  • One was not wearing a helmet
  • One was unknown

Through July 31, 2016, there were twenty four fatal crashes resulting in the loss of twenty seven lives in the Post 2 District.
Post 2 serves the following counties: Caldwell, Christian, Crittenden, Hopkins, Muhlenberg, Todd, and Webster.
**These statistics are still preliminary as KSP waits for all local law enforcement agencies throughout the state to report any crashes and fatalities that may have occurred in their areas.

KSP has a toll-free number (1-800-222-5555) that citizens can call to confidentially report impaired drivers or criminal activity. They can also download the free KSP mobile phone app. The app provides quick, direct access to KSP including weather, road and traffic information as well as text, voice and photo tip capabilities to report criminal behavior. The app is available for iPhone, iPad and Android applications and can be easily downloaded free of charge through Apple and Google Play stores.