Post 9 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 9 District Fatalities: 34 2008 same reporting period: 56
2009 Fatal for Post 9 District
Fatal by County
Floyd 13
Johnson 3
Magoffin 2
Martin 0
Pike 16
Total 34
Through December 31, 2009, thirty-four (34) people have been killed in the Post 9 District. Fourteen (14) victims were not wearing seat belts, thirteen (13) victims were wearing a seat belt, one (1) victim seat belt was unknown, one (1) victims was wearing a helmet (motorcycle), two (2) victims was not wearing a helmet (motorcycle), and three (3) victims was not wearing a helmet (ATV) . Seven (7) fatality crashes have involved the suspected use of alcohol.
Total for 2008 Statewide 826