Post 13 2009 Fatality Report

Fatal Report for 2009
Fatal Totals as of 03/22/10
Statewide Fatalities to date: 791 2008 same reporting period: 826
Out of the 791
Motor Vehicle 649
Not wearing a Seatbelt 355
Belted 248
Child Restraint 5
Unknown Usage of Seatbelt 41
Pedestrians 41
Bicyclist 5
Motorcycle 78
Helmet 31
No Helmet 44
Unk Helmet 3
ATV 17
Helmet 1
No Helmet 15
Unknown No Helmet 1
Scooter 1
Helmet 0
No Helmet 1
Alcohol Involved Fatalities 161
Crashes involved a commercial vehicle 74
Post 13 District Fatalities: 27 2008 same reporting period: 35
2009 Fatal for Post 13 District
Fatal by County
Breathitt 3
Knott 7
Leslie 2
Letcher 6
Perry 9
Total 27
Through December 31, 2009, twenty-seven (27) people have been killed in the Post 13 District. Twelve (12) victims were not wearing seat belts, five (5) victims were wearing a seat belt, two (2) victims seat belt is unknown, two (2) victims was not wearing a helmet (ATV), three (3) victims was not wearing a helmet (motorcycle) one (1) victim was a bicyclist and two (2) victim were a pedestrians. Four (4) fatality crashes have involved the suspected use of alcohol.
Total for 2008 Statewide 826