Post 15 Activity for August, 2014
Date of News Release: 09/10/2014
(Columbia, KY.) - During the month of August 2014, there were 18 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 four fatal collisions during the month of August in the Post 15 area.
Martha L. Boggs of Campbellsville KY was killed on 08/08/14 in Adair Co KY.
John C. Boggs of Campbellsville KY was killed on 08/08/14 in Adair Co KY.
April M. Thompson, age 30, of Burkesville KY was killed on 08/11/14 in Cumberland Co KY.
Misty Padgett, age 27, of Russell Springs KY was killed on 08/12/14 in Casey Co KY.
This brings our yearly fatality count to 25 compared with 13 through this same period in 2013.
State wide fatality count stands at 417 compared with 421 through this same period in 2013.
During the month of August 2014, there were 1195 citations written, 32 courtesy notices written, 1290 vehicles inspected, 724 complaints answered, 62 motorists assisted, 62 criminal cases opened and 165 criminal arrests made.