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Post 8 Fatality Report

Fatal Report for 2017
Fatal Totals as of 10/15/17
Statewide Fatalities to date: 591 2016 same reporting period: 648
Out of the 591
Motor Vehicle 457
Not wearing a Seatbelt 233
Belted 166
Unknown Usage of Seatbelt 48
Child Restraint 6
N/A 4
Motorcycle 57
No Helmet 35
Helmet 19
Unk Helmet 3
ATV 6
No Helmet 5
Helmet 0
Unknown Helmet 1
Scooter/Moped 1
Pedestrians 64
Bicyclist 6
Animal Drawn 0
Alcohol Involved Fatalities 94
Crashes involved a commercial vehicle 56
   
Post 8 District Fatalities: 26 2016 same reporting period: 34
2017 Fatal for Post 8 District
Fatal by County
Bath 2
Elliott 1
Fleming 1
Lewis 2
Mason 4
Menifee 3
Montgomery 4
Morgan 1
Powell 2
Rowan 4
Wolfe 2
Total 26
Through October 15, 2017, preliminary statistics* indicate that five hundred ninty-one (591) people have lost their lives on Kentucky roadways during 2017. There are fifty-seven (57) less than that was reported for the same time period in 2016.
Through October 15, 2017, there have been twenty-six (26) persons killed in the Post 8 District: fourteen (14) victims were not wearing a seatbelt, seven (7) victims were wearing a seatbelt, two (2) victims seatbelt were unknown, three (3) victims were not wearing a helmet (motorcycle), zero (0) victims were wearing a helmet (motorcycle), zero (0) victim helmet was unknown (motorcycle), zero (0) were bicyclists and zero (0) victims were pedestrians. Five (5) fatality crashes involved the suspected use of alcohol.
Total for 2016 Statewide 834
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