Post 13 2012 Fatality Report

Fatal Report for 2012
Fatal Totals as of 02/26/13
Statewide Fatalities to date: 746 2011 same reporting period: 720
Out of the 746
Motor Vehicle 594
Not wearing a Seatbelt 323
Belted 222
Unknown Usage of Seatbelt 45
Child Restraint 1
N/A 3
Pedestrians 52
Bicyclist 7
Motorcycle 78
No Helmet 40
Helmet 34
Unk Helmet 4
ATV 14
No Helmet 12
Helmet 1
Unknown Helmet 1
Scooter/Moped 1
No Helmet 0
Helmet 0
Unk Helmet 1
Animal Drawn 0
Alcohol Involved Fatalities 145
Crashes involved a commercial vehicle 63
Post 13 District Fatalities: 29 2011 same reporting period: 28
2012 Fatal for Post 13 District
Fatal by County
Breathitt 5
Knott 7
Leslie 1
Letcher 2
Perry 14
Total 29
Through February 25, 2013, preliminary statistics* indicate that 746 people have lost their lives on Kentucky roadways during 2012. This twenty-six (25) more than was reported for the same time period in 2011. In the Post Thirteen there has been twenty-one (21) motor vehicle fatalities and fifteen (15) victims were not wearing a seat belts and four (4) victims were wearing a seat belt and two (2) victims seat belt was unknown. Four (4) crashes involved a motorcycle and one (1) victim was wearing a helmet and three (3) victims were not wearing a helmet. Three (3) crashes involved an ATV and all victims were not wearing a helmet. One (1) crash involved a pedestrian. Seven (7) death has resulted from crashes involving the suspected use of alcohol.
Total for 2011 Statewide 720
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