Columbia, Ky. (April 16, 2018) – During the month of March 2018, there were 13 traffic accidents investigated by the State Police working in the Post 15 area in the 11 counties of Adair, Casey, Clinton, Cumberland, Green, Marion, Metcalfe, Monroe, Russell, Taylor and Washington.
There was one fatal collision during the month of March in the Post 15 area.
Bruce Rule, 63, of Taylor Co. was killed on 03/14/18 in Taylor Co.
This brings our yearly fatality count to 7 compared with 3 through this same period in 2017. Statewide fatality count stands at 142 compared with 171 through this same period in 2017.
During the month of March 2018, there were 1212 citations written, 326 courtesy notices written, 1151 vehicles inspected, 739 complaints answered, 93 motorists assisted, 68 criminal cases opened and 344 criminal arrests made.