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2017 Kentucky Highway Fatalities

The Kentucky State Police is committed to the safety of citizens of the Commonwealth.  Through the Criminal Identification and Records Branch, the Kentucky State Police make available a number of different traffic collision statistical data and facts.

2017 Annual Kentucky Highway Fatalities*:

Fatal Report for 2017
Fatal Totals as of 12/31/17
Statewide Fatalities to date: 753 2016 same reporting period: 829
Out of the 753
Motor Vehicle 585
Not wearing a Seatbelt 285
Belted 232
Unknown Usage of Seatbelt 55
Child Restraint 9
N/A 4
Motorcycle 70
No Helmet 42
Helmet 25
Unk Helmet 3
ATV 6
No Helmet 5
Helmet 0
Unknown Helmet 1
Scooter/Moped 1
Pedestrians 84
Bicyclist 7
Animal Drawn 0
Alcohol Involved Fatalities 124
Crashes involved a commercial vehicle 69
Number of Days without a fatality 64