The Spring Hill Police Department recently released traffic accident statistics comparing May of this year to May of 2016.
There were 76 incidents in May 2017, two fewer than last year.
This year there were 20 injuries resulting from 14 crashes with injuries and one fatality. Last year there were 23 injuries in 15 crashes but no fatalities.
The fatality was an Alabama man named Timmy Sanford, who crashed and died on I-65 near mile marker 49 a few weeks ago. The total number of crashes that caused property damage was 61 in 2017 and 60 in 2016.