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2018 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.

2018 Annual Kentucky Highway Fatalities*:

Fatal Report for 2018
Fatal Totals as of 12/31/18
Statewide Fatalities to date: 704 2017 same reporting period: 779
Out of the 704
Motor Vehicle 536
Not wearing a Seatbelt 259
Belted 211
Unknown Usage of Seatbelt 54
Child Restraint 7
N/A 5
Motorcycle 85
No Helmet 53
Helmet 31
Unk Helmet 1
ATV 0
No Helmet 0
Helmet 0
Unknown Helmet 0
Scooter/Moped 1
Pedestrians 72
Bicyclist 10
Animal Drawn 1
Alcohol Involved Fatalities 82
Crashes involved a commercial vehicle 68
Number of Days without a fatality 65