Post 8 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 8 District Fatalities: 37 2012 same reporting period: 34
2013 Fatal for Post 8 District
Fatal by County
Bath 3
Elliott 0
Fleming 6
Lewis 4
Mason 8
Menifee 0
Montgomery 2
Morgan 4
Powell 3
Rowan 5
Wolfe 2
Total 37
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 Eight there has been twenty-six (26) motor vehicle fatalities and thirteen (13) victims were not wearing a seat belt and eleven (11) victims were wearing a seat belt and two (2) victims seatbelt was unknown. Five (5) crashes that involved a motorcycle and four (4) victims was not wearing a helmet and one (1) victim was wearing a helmet. One (1) crash involved an ATV and the victim was not wearing a helmet. Five (5) crashes involved a pedestrians. Twelve (12) deaths has resulted from crashes involving the suspected use of alcohol.
Total for 2012 Statewide 746
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