Post 13 2013 Fatality Report

Fatal Report for 2013
Fatal Totals as of 01/22/14
Statewide Fatalities to date: 638 2012 same reporting period: 746
Out of the 638
Motor Vehicle 497
Not wearing a Seatbelt 248
Belted 206
Unknown Usage of Seatbelt 42
Child Restraint 0
N/A 1
Motorcycle 72
No Helmet 44
Helmet 26
Unk Helmet 2
ATV 11
No Helmet 11
Helmet 0
Unknown Helmet 0
Scooter/Moped 0
No Helmet 0
Helmet 0
Unk Helmet 0
Pedestrians 54
Bicyclist 3
Animal Drawn 1
Alcohol Involved Fatalities 139
Crashes involved a commercial vehicle 60
Post 13 District Fatalities: 28 2012 same reporting period: 29
2013 Fatal for Post 13 District
Fatal by County
Breathitt 5
Knott 4
Leslie 2
Letcher 5
Perry 12
Total 27
Through January 21, 2014, preliminary statistics* indicate that 638 people have lost their lives on Kentucky roadways during 2013. This one hundred and eight (108) less than was reported for the same time period in 2012.
In the Post Thirteen there has been twenty-four (24) motor vehicle fatalities and fourteen (13) victims were not wearing a seat belts and nine (9) victims were wearing a seat belt and one (1) victim seat belt was unknown. Two (2) crashes involved a motorcycle and two (2) victims were wearing a helmet. One (1) crash involved an ATV and that victim was not wearing a helmet. One (1) crash involved a pedestrian. Four (4) deaths has resulted from crashes involving the suspected use of alcohol.
Total for 2012 Statewide 746
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