Iowa State Patrol: Department of Public Safety

Crash Information


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Date of Accident
10/8/2008
Time of Accident
08:25 AM
County
Polk - 77
Accident occurred within corporate limits of (city)
Des Moines - 1945
Law Enforcement Case Number:
46751ISP
Literal Description
OFF RAMP WB 235 TO EAST 14TH STREET SB
Legal Intervention?
No
Private Property?
No
X-Coordinate:
450087.7
Y-Coordinate
4605101.
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Driver's Name - Last
WILLIAMS
First
DENNYNE
Middle
JO
Suffix
City
HUXLEY
State
IA - Iowa, US
Zip
501240000
Driver's Age
51
Citation Charge Code 1
321.306
Citation Charge 1
IMPROPER USE OF LANES
Gender
Female
State
IA - Iowa, US
Class
C - Non-commercial vehicle or commercial Veh w/26000 GVWR or less & either 16 Pass Design or Hazmat
Endorsements
None
Restrictions

None
Citation Charge Code 2
Citation Charge 2
Alcohol Test Given?
1 - None
Drug Test Given?
1 - None
Citation Charge Code 3
Citation Charge 3
Citation Charge Code 4
Citation Charge 4
Seating Position
01 - Front: Left Side / Motorcycle Driver
Injury Status
5 - Uninjured
Occupant Protection
2 - Shoulder and lap belt used
Airbag Deployment
5 - Not deployed
Airbag Switch Status
9 - Unknown
Ejection
1 - Not ejected
Ejection Path
Trapped
1 - Not trapped
Transported to:
Transported by:
Insurance Co. Name
Year
2007
Make
Mazda - MAZD
Model
MCX
Style
SW
Approximate Cost to Repair or Replace
500
Initial Travel Direction
3 - South
Vehicle Action
02 - Turning left
Speed Limit
30
Point of Initial Impact
02 - Right Front
Most Damaged Area
02 - Right Front
Extent of Damage
2 - Minor damage
Underride/Override
1 - None
Total Occupants
1
Traffic Controls
02 - Traffic signals
Vehicle Config.
04 - Sport utility vehicle
Cargo Body Type
02 - Van/enclosed box
Vehicle Defect
01 - None
Driver Condition
1 - Apparently normal
Vision Obscured
01 - Not obscured
Contributing Circumstances, Driver (up to 2)
SEQUENCE OF EVENTS First Event
21 - Vehicle in traffic
Second Event
Third Event
Fourth Event
Most Harmful Event (by vehicle)
21 - Vehicle in traffic
Emergency Vehicle Type
1 - Not applicable
Emergency Status
3 - Not Applicable
Carrier Name
City
State
Zip
Number of Axles
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating
Placard #
Hazardous Materials Released?
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Driver's Name - Last
KEMP
First
KELLEE
Middle
JO
Suffix
City
BAXTER
State
IA - Iowa, US
Zip
500280000
Driver's Age
43
Citation Charge Code 1
Citation Charge 1
Gender
Female
State
IA - Iowa, US
Class
C - Non-commercial vehicle or commercial Veh w/26000 GVWR or less & either 16 Pass Design or Hazmat
Endorsements
None
Restrictions

None
Citation Charge Code 2
Citation Charge 2
Alcohol Test Given?
1 - None
Drug Test Given?
1 - None
Citation Charge Code 3
Citation Charge 3
Citation Charge Code 4
Citation Charge 4
Seating Position
01 - Front: Left Side / Motorcycle Driver
Injury Status
5 - Uninjured
Occupant Protection
2 - Shoulder and lap belt used
Airbag Deployment
5 - Not deployed
Airbag Switch Status
9 - Unknown
Ejection
1 - Not ejected
Ejection Path
Trapped
1 - Not trapped
Transported to:
Transported by:
Insurance Co. Name
Year
2000
Make
Mitsubishi - MITS
Model
ECL
Style
2D
Approximate Cost to Repair or Replace
1000
Initial Travel Direction
3 - South
Vehicle Action
02 - Turning left
Speed Limit
30
Point of Initial Impact
07 - Left Side
Most Damaged Area
07 - Left Side
Extent of Damage
3 - Functional damage
Underride/Override
1 - None
Total Occupants
1
Traffic Controls
02 - Traffic signals
Vehicle Config.
01 - Passenger car
Cargo Body Type
01 - Not applicable
Vehicle Defect
01 - None
Driver Condition
1 - Apparently normal
Vision Obscured
01 - Not obscured
Contributing Circumstances, Driver (up to 2)
SEQUENCE OF EVENTS First Event
21 - Vehicle in traffic
Second Event
Third Event
Fourth Event
Most Harmful Event (by vehicle)
21 - Vehicle in traffic
Emergency Vehicle Type
1 - Not applicable
Emergency Status
3 - Not Applicable
Carrier Name
City
State
Zip
Number of Axles
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating
Placard #
Hazardous Materials Released?
ACCIDENT ENVIRONMENT ROADWAY CHARACTERISTICS
Major Contributing Circumstances:
WORKZONE RELATED? SEQUENCE OF EVENTS
Location of First Harmful Event
1 - On Roadway
Weather Conditions (up to two)
01 - Clear
Environment
1 - None apparent
Location
First Harmful Event of Crash (use codes 11-42 only)
21 - Vehicle in traffic
Manner of Crash/Collision
6 - Sideswipe, same direction
Roadway
01 - None apparent
Type
Light Conditions
1 - Daylight
Surface Conditions
1
Type of Roadway Junction/Feature
02 - Bridge/overpass/underpass
Workers Present?
D
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NARRATIVE

UNIT ONE WAS TURNING LEFT ONTO EAST 14TH STREET FROM 235 WB ON RAMP IN THE INSIDE LEFT HAND LANE. UNIT TWO WAS ALSO TURNING LEFT ONTO EAST 14TH STREET FROM 235 WB ON RAMP IN THE OUTSIDE RIGHT HAND LANE. UNIT ONE THEN MADE AN IMPROPER LANE CHANGE INTO THE FAR RIGHT HAND LANE ON EAST 14TH STREET. THE FAR RIGHT HAND LANE WAS OCCUPIED BY UNIT TWO. UNIT ONE THEN COLLIDED WITH UNIT TWO IN THE FAR RIGHT HAND LANE OF EAST 14TH STREET. BOTH VEHICLES CAME TO REST IN THE PHARMACY PARKING LOT OFF EAST 14TH STREET.
Officer
HELTON
Badge No.
118
Time Officer Notified of Accident
08:26
Time Officer Arrived At Scene
08:30
Name of Agency
P16
Date of Report
10/8/2008
Investigation made at scene?
Yes
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Iowa State Patrol District 16 Office
Lucas State Office Bldg
Des Moines,IA 50319-
Phone: (515) 281-3879
Fax: (515) 281-6478