Iowa State Patrol: Department of Public Safety

Crash Information


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Date of Accident
8/20/2010
Time of Accident
03:10 PM
County
Polk - 77
Accident occurred within corporate limits of (city)
Law Enforcement Case Number:
2010049134
Literal Description
I80 WB TO I235 SB RAMP
Legal Intervention?
No
Private Property?
No
X-Coordinate:
451955.1
Y-Coordinate
4611328.
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Driver's Name - Last
BACA
First
TAYLA
Middle
EMILY
Suffix
City
CEDAR RAPIDS
State
IA - Iowa, US
Zip
524040000
Driver's Age
19
Citation Charge Code 1
321.288
Citation Charge 1
CONTROL OF VEHICLE
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
3 - No ON/OFF switch present
Ejection
1 - Not ejected
Ejection Path
Trapped
1 - Not trapped
Transported to:
Transported by:
Insurance Co. Name
Year
2002
Make
Pontiac - PONT
Model
GRA
Style
4D
Approximate Cost to Repair or Replace
7000
Initial Travel Direction
4 - West
Vehicle Action
07 - Entering traffic lane (merging)
Speed Limit
65
Point of Initial Impact
02 - Right Front
Most Damaged Area
03 - Right Side
Extent of Damage
4 - Disabling damage
Underride/Override
1 - None
Total Occupants
01
Traffic Controls
01 - No controls present
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
03 - Ran off road, left
Second Event
35 - Guardrail
Third Event
Fourth Event
Most Harmful Event (by vehicle)
35 - Guardrail
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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If Property other than vehicles damaged explain Object Damaged
GUARDRAIL
Estimate of Damage
5000
Owner's Name - Last
First
Middle
Suffix
Owner Company Name
STATE OF IOWA
City
MAQUISVILLE
State
IA - Iowa, US
Zip
ACCIDENT ENVIRONMENT ROADWAY CHARACTERISTICS
Major Contributing Circumstances:
WORKZONE RELATED? SEQUENCE OF EVENTS
Location of First Harmful Event
4 - Roadside
Weather Conditions (up to two)
06 - Rain
Environment
1 - None apparent
Location
First Harmful Event of Crash (use codes 11-42 only)
35 - Guardrail
Manner of Crash/Collision
1 - Non-collision
Roadway
01 - None apparent
Type
Light Conditions
1 - Daylight
Surface Conditions
2
Type of Roadway Junction/Feature
20 - Off-ramp
Workers Present?
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NARRATIVE

VEHICLE #1 IS WESTBOUND I80 AT THE 137MM AND ATTEMPTS TO TAKE THE SOUTHBOUND I235 RAMP. THE DRIVER OF VEHICLE #1 LOOSES CONTROL OF THE VEHICLE ON WET ROADWAYS AND ROTATES 90 DEGREES COUNTERCLOCKWISE INTO THE SOUTH DITCH. AFTER ENTERING THE DITCH THE VEHICLE STRIKES THE CABLE GUARDRAIL TO THE RIGHT SIDE OF VEHICLE #1. THE VEHICLE THEN TAKES OUT ABOUT 100 FEET OF GUARDRAIL AND COMES TO REST FACING SOUTH IN THE SOUTH DITCH.
Officer
BATTLES
Badge No.
392
Time Officer Notified of Accident
15:10
Time Officer Arrived At Scene
15:20
Name of Agency
P01
Date of Report
8/20/2010
Investigation made at scene?
Yes
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