Post 7 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 7 District Fatalities: 51 2008 same reporting period: 55
2009 Fatal for Post 7 District
Fatal by County
Boyle 1
Clark 6
Estill 0
Garrard 3
Jackson 2
Jessamine 8
Lee 2
Lincoln 12
Madison 12
Mercer 5
Owsley 0
Total 51
Through December 31, 2009, fifty-one (51) people have been killed in the Post 7 District. Twenty-one (21) victims were not wearing seat belts, eighteen (18) victims were wearing a seat belt, four (4) victim seat belt was unknown, two (2) victims was wearing a helmet (motorcycle) and three (3) victims was not wearing a helmet (motorcycle) and three (3) victims were pedestrians . Sixteen (16) fatality crashes have involved the suspected use of alcohol.
Total for 2008 Statewide 826