TFC Billy Gregory
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 15, Columbia
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Post 15 Monthly Activity for November
Date of News Release: 12/10/2013
(Columbia, KY.) - During the month of November 2013, there were 29 traffic accidents investigated by the State Police working in the Post 15 area in the 11 counties of Adair, Casey, Clinton, Cumberland, Green, Marion, Metcalfe, Monroe, Russell, Taylor and Washington.
There were six fatal collisions during the month of November in the Post 15 area.
Hammons, Marty, age 21 of Bowling Green KY was killed on 11/10/13 in Green Co KY.
Kimbler, Robert G. Jr., age 56 of Columbia KY was killed on 11/14/13 in Green Co KY.
Mattingly, Joseph Daniel, age 60 of Loretto KY was killed on 11/11/13 in Marion Co KY.
Kirtley, Charles D., age 40 of Campbellsville KY was killed on 11/22/13 in Casey Co KY.
McElroy, Johnnie M., age 54 of Glasgow KY was killed on 11/30/13 in Green Co KY.
Scott, Benny H., age 67 of Hardyville KY was killed on 11/30/13 in Green Co KY.
This brings our yearly fatality count to 21 compared with 34 through this same period in 2012.
State wide fatality count stands at 584 compared with 681 through this same period in 2012.
During the month of November 2013, there were 1066 citations written, 247 courtesy notices written, 1412 vehicles inspected, 644 complaints answered, 64 motorists assisted, 49 criminal cases opened and 175 criminal arrests made.