During the month of May, 2018, there were 15 traffic accidents investigated by Kentucky State Police working the 11 county Post 15 area which takes in Adair, Casey, Clinton, Cumberland, Green, Marion, Metcalfe, Monroe, Russell, Taylor and Washington counties. There was one fatality on Post 15 roadways in May, 2018. State police say 18 year old Alaina Adams of Taylor County was killed in Taylor County on May 18th, 2018. Through the end of May, 11 people had been killed in vehicular accidents on Post 15 roadways in 2018. That compares to 5 through the same time period in 2017. The statewide traffic fatality count for 2018 through the end of May was 260. That compares to 294 through the same time period in 2017. During the month of May, 2018, Kentucky State Police working post 15 counties wrote 1,297 citations and 262 courtesy notices, inspected 1,455 vehicles, answered 726 complaints, assisted 62 motorists, opened 66 criminal cases, and made 250 criminal arrests.