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Boone County

Traffic Safety Facts
Boone County, Kentucky
2006-2010

 
Data Source: FARS 2006 - 2009 Final and Fars 2010 ARF

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Fatalities by Person/Crash Type

Fatality Type Fatalities Fatalities Per 100,000 Population
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
Total Fatalities (All Crashes)* 19 12 11 15 11 17.38 10.68 9.54 12.77 9.22
(1) Alcohol-Impaired Driving (BAC=.08+) Fatalities 7 3 1 3 6 6.40 2.67 0.87 2.55 5.03
(2) Single Vehicle Crash Fatalities 6 8 6 8 2 5.49 7.12 5.21 6.81 1.68
(3) Large Truck Involved Crash Fatalities 3 0 5 5 5 2.74 0.00 4.34 4.26 4.19
(4) Speeding Involved Crash Fatalities 4 0 3 8 5 3.66 0.00 2.60 6.81 4.19
(5) Rollover Involved Crash Fatalities 3 3 3 5 1 2.74 2.67 2.60 4.26 0.84
(6) Roadway Departure Involved Crash Fatalities 10 7 5 11 7 9.15 6.23 4.34 9.36 5.87
(7) Intersection (or Intersection Related) Crash Fatalities 3 1 1 1 1 2.74 0.89 0.87 0.85 0.84
Passenger Car Occupant Fatalities 11 6 3 6 9 10.06 5.34 2.60 5.11 7.54
Light Truck Occupant Fatalities 4 4 2 7 0 3.66 3.56 1.74 5.96 0.00
Motorcyclist Fatalities 3 2 3 1 1 2.74 1.78 2.60 0.85 0.84
Pedestrian Fatalities 1 0 3 1 1 0.91 0.00 2.60 0.85 0.84
Bicyclist (or Other Cyclist) Fatalities 0 0 0 0 0 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00

(1) Crash Involved at Least One Driver or Motorcycle Rider With a BAC of .08 or Above
(2) Crash Involved Only One Vehicle In Transport
(3) Crash Involved at Least One Large Truck
(4) Crash Involved at Least One Vehicle Speeding
(5) Crash Involved at Least One Vehicle That Rolled Over
(6) Crash Involved at Least One Vehicle That Departed the Roadway (FHWA Definition)
(7) Crash Occured Within an Intersection or Within the Approach to an Intersection
*A Fatality Can Be in More Than One Category. Therefore Sum of the Individual Cells Will Not Equal the Total Due to Double Counting

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Passenger Vehicle Occupant Fatalities by Restraint Use

Restraint Use Fatalities Fatalities Per 100,000 Population
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
Restrained 10 4 1 6 8 9.15 3.56 0.87 5.11 6.71
Unrestrained 5 6 4 7 1 4.57 5.34 3.47 5.96 0.84
Unknown Restraint Use 0 0 0 0 0 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
Total 15 10 5 13 9 13.72 8.90 4.34 11.07 7.54

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Motorcyclist Fatalities by Helmet Use

Helmet Use Fatalities Fatalities Per 100,000 Population
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
Helmet Used 0 1 1 0 1 0.00 0.89 0.87 0.00 0.84
No Helmet Used 3 1 2 1 0 2.74 0.89 1.74 0.85 0.00
Unknown Helmet Use 0 0 0 0 0 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
Total 3 2 3 1 1 2.74 1.78 2.60 0.85 0.84

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Fatalities by Person Type and Race/Hispanic Origin

Person Type by Race/Hispanic Origin 2006 2007 2008 2009
Occupants (All Vehicle Types) White Non-Hispanic 17 11 8 14
Black, Non-Hispanic 1 1 0 0
Total 18 12 8 14
Non-Occupants
(Pedestrians, Pedalcyclists and
Other/Unknown Non-Occupants)
White Non-Hispanic 1 0 2 1
Black, Non-Hispanic 0 0 1 0
Total 1 0 3 1
Total White Non-Hispanic 18 11 10 15
Black, Non-Hispanic 1 1 1 0
Total 19 12 11 15

2010 Race/Hispanic Origin Data is Not Yet Complete

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