Post 8 Fatality Report

Fatal Report for 2016
Fatal Totals as of 08/18/16
Statewide Fatalities to date: 479 2015 same reporting period: 440
Out of the 479
Motor Vehicle 356
Not wearing a Seatbelt 180
Belted 139
Unknown Usage of Seatbelt 37
Child Restraint 0
N/A 0
Motorcycle 63
No Helmet 39
Helmet 23
Unk Helmet 1
ATV 10
No Helmet 9
Helmet 0
Unknown Helmet 1
Scooter/Moped 0
No Helmet 0
Helmet 0
Unk Helmet 0
Pedestrians 45
Bicyclist 5
Animal Drawn 0
Alcohol Involved Fatalities 84
Crashes involved a commercial vehicle 57
Post 8 District Fatalities: 20 2015 same reporting period: 16
2016 Fatal for Post 8 District
Fatal by County
Bath 2
Elliott 1
Fleming 2
Lewis 2
Mason 2
Menifee 1
Montgomery 3
Morgan 2
Powell 2
Rowan 1
Wolfe 2
Total 20
>Through August 17, 2016, preliminary statistics* indicate that four hundred and seventy-nine (479) people have lost their lives on Kentucky roadways during 2016. This thirty-nine (39) more than the same that was reported for the same time period in 2015.
Through August 17, 2016, there has been twenty (20) persons killed in the Post 8 District: seven (7) victims were not wearing a seatbelt, eight (8) victims were wearing a seatbelt and one (1) victim seatbelt was unknown and two (2) victims were not wearing a helmet (motorcycle), one (1) victim was wearing a helmet (motorcycle), one (1) victim was not wearing a helmet (ATV). Eight (8) fatality crashes involved the suspected use of alcohol.
Total for 2015 Statewide 761
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