Ky. Roadway Fatalities Memorial Day Weekend

Kentucky State Police reports indicate five people died in traffic accidents during the Memorial Day weekend.

The deaths occurred in five separate crashes across the state. Three of the fatalities involved motor vehicles and two were not wearing seat belts.

One victim was operating an ATV without a helmet and one pedestrian was also killed.

Last year there were 14 crashes on Kentucky roadways with a total of 16 fatalities.