Preliminary statistics released by Kentucky State Police indicates that eight people died in eight separate crashes on Kentucky’s roadways from Monday, May 6th through Sunday.
State Police say three single-fatality, motor vehicle crashes occurred in Jefferson County with none of the victims were wearing seat belts and one of the crashes involved the suspected use of alcohol.
State Police say single-fatality, motor vehicle crashes occurred Barren, Daviess and Jessamine Counties with the victim in Barren County was not wearing a seat belt.
State Police say a single-fatality, motorcycle crash occurred in Lyon and Simpson Counties with neither of the victims were wearing a helmet.
Through Sunday, preliminary statistics indicate that 190 people have lost their lives on Kentucky roadways during 2013, which is 53 less than what was reported for this time period last year.