Post 3 2009 Fatality Report

Fatal Report for 2009
Fatal Totals as of 03/22/10
Statewide Fatalities to date: 791 2008 same reporting period: 826
Out of the 791
Motor Vehicle 649
Not wearing a Seatbelt 355
Belted 248
Child Restraint 5
Unknown Usage of Seatbelt 41
Pedestrians 41
Bicyclist 5
Motorcycle 78
Helmet 31
No Helmet 44
Unk Helmet 3
ATV 17
Helmet 1
No Helmet 15
Unknown No Helmet 1
Scooter 1
Helmet 0
No Helmet 1
Alcohol Involved Fatalities 161
Crashes involved a commercial vehicle 74
Post 3 District Fatalities: 68 2008 same reporting period: 73
2009 Fatal for Post 3 District
Fatal by County
Allen 3
Barren 17
Butler 1
Edmonson 3
Hart 6
Logan 10
Simpson 3
Warren 25
Total 68
Through December 31, 2009, sixty-eight (68) people have been killed in the Post 3 District. Twenty-nine (29) victims were not wearing seat belts, seventeen (17) victims were wearing a seat belt, seven (7) victims seat belt were unknown, seven (7) victims was not wearing a helmet (motorcycle), six (6) victims were wearing a helmet (motorcycle), one (1) victims was unknown on helmet (motorcycle)and one (1) victim was a pedestrian. Eighteen (18) fatality crashes have involved the suspected use of alcohol.
Total for 2008 Statewide 826