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Post 15 Activity for April 2016

Date of News Release: 05/03/2016

(Columbia, KY.) - During the month of April 2016, there were 24 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 was one fatal collision during the month of April in the Post 15 area.

Pedro Thomas Diaz Zuniga, 35 years of age of Russell Co KY was killed on 04/30/16 in Russell Co KY.

This brings our yearly fatality count to 7 compared with 13 through this same period in 2015.

Statewide fatality count stands at 221 compared with 199 through this same period in 2015.

During the month of April 2016, there were 762 citations written, 99 courtesy notices written, 1134 vehicles inspected, 636 complaints answered, 61 motorists assisted, 54 criminal cases opened and 136 criminal arrests made.