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Post 15 Activity for April, 2015

Date of News Release: 05/03/2015

(Columbia, KY.) - During the month of April 2015, 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 three fatal collisions during the month of April in the Post 15 area.

Joseph B. Lewis, age 25 of Raywick KY was killed on 04/12/15, in Marion Co KY.
Taylor Woods, age 17 of Waynesburg KY was killed on 04/24/15, in Casey Co KY.
Joseph Wade, age 20 of Campbellsville KY was killed on 04/30/15, in Taylor Co KY.

This brings our yearly fatality count to 13 compared with 9 through this same period in 2014.

Statewide fatality count stands at 191 compared with 185 through this same period in 2014.

During the month of April 2015, there were 1273 citations written, 50 courtesy notices written, 1582 vehicles inspected, 664 complaints answered, 91 motorists assisted, 58 criminal cases opened and 210 criminal arrests made.