Iowa State Patrol: Department of Public Safety

Crash Information


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Date of Accident
2/1/2011
Time of Accident
09:50 AM
County
Poweshiek - 79
Accident occurred within corporate limits of (city)
Law Enforcement Case Number:
2011008132
Literal Description
EB INTERSTATE 0080 200.05 MILE MARKER
Legal Intervention?
No
Private Property?
No
X-Coordinate:
550654.5
Y-Coordinate
4616215.
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Driver's Name - Last
EAST
First
JAMES
Middle
WILLIAM
Suffix
City
WESTMINSTER
State
CO - Colorado, US
Zip
80031
Driver's Age
52
Citation Charge Code 1
Citation Charge 1
Gender
Male
State
CO - Colorado, US
Class
A - Veh w/26001 GVWR or more Towed unit is 10001 GVWR or more
Endorsements
T - Dbl/Trpl Trlr
Restrictions

B - Cor Lenses
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
AIM LEASING CO
Year
2011
Make
International - INTL
Model
TR
Style
TR
Approximate Cost to Repair or Replace
10000
Initial Travel Direction
2 - East
Vehicle Action
01 - Movement essentially straight
Speed Limit
70
Point of Initial Impact
06 - Left Rear
Most Damaged Area
10 - Under Carriage
Extent of Damage
4 - Disabling damage
Underride/Override
5 - Override, moving vehicle
Total Occupants
1
Traffic Controls
01 - No controls present
Vehicle Config.
09 - Tractor/semi-trailer
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
06 - Evasive action (swerve, panic braking, etc.)
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
AIM LEASING CO
City
GIRARD
State
OH - Ohio, US
Zip
444203453
Number of Axles
5
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating
80000
Placard #
Hazardous Materials Released?
3 - Not applicable
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Driver's Name - Last
ARNOLD
First
THURSTON
Middle
Suffix
City
KANSAS CITY
State
KS - Kansas, US
Zip
66106
Driver's Age
52
Citation Charge Code 1
Citation Charge 1
Gender
Male
State
KS - Kansas, US
Class
A - Veh w/26001 GVWR or more Towed unit is 10001 GVWR or more
Endorsements
P - Pass
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
2 - Incapacitating
Occupant Protection
2 - Shoulder and lap belt used
Airbag Deployment
1 - Deployed front of person
Airbag Switch Status
9 - Unknown
Ejection
1 - Not ejected
Ejection Path
Trapped
3 - Extricated by mechanical means
Transported to:
GRINNELL HOSPITAL
Transported by:
BROOKLYN AMBULANCE
Insurance Co. Name
Year
1995
Make
Model
LS600
Style
PASS
Approximate Cost to Repair or Replace
10000
Initial Travel Direction
4 - West
Vehicle Action
01 - Movement essentially straight
Speed Limit
70
Point of Initial Impact
08 - Left Front
Most Damaged Area
01 - Front
Extent of Damage
5 - Severe, vehicle totaled
Underride/Override
2 - Underride, compartment intrusion
Total Occupants
1
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
21 - Vehicle in traffic
Second Event
03 - Ran off road, left
Third Event
Fourth Event
Most Harmful Event (by vehicle)
04 - Crossed centerline/median
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)
03 - Cloudy
Environment
2 - Weather condition
Location
First Harmful Event of Crash (use codes 11-42 only)
21 - Vehicle in traffic
Manner of Crash/Collision
5 - Broadside
Roadway
02 - Road surface condition
Type
Light Conditions
1 - Daylight
Surface Conditions
3
Type of Roadway Junction/Feature
01 - No special feature
Workers Present?
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NARRATIVE

UNIT TWO WAS WESTBOUND ON INTERSTATE 80 AROUND THE 200.05 MILE MARKER WHEN THE DRIVER LOST CONTROL OF THE VEHICLE. UNIT TWO ENTERED THE MEDIAN AND CAME OUT ON THE EASTBOUND SIDE OF INTERSTATE 80. UNIT TWO COLLIDED WITH THE DRIVER'S SIDE REAR TANDEM TRAILER TIRES OF UNIT ONE. THIS CAUSED HEAVY FRONT END DAMAGE TO UNIT TWO AND DISABLING UNDERCARRIAGE DAMAGE TO UNIT ONE. UNIT TWO CAME TO REST IN THE EASTBOUND LANES FACING SOUTH EAST. UNIT ONE CAME TO REST PARTIALLY IN THE EASTBOUND LANES AND PARTIALLY ON THE SHOULDER FACING EAST.
Officer
HELTON
Badge No.
118
Time Officer Notified of Accident
09:52
Time Officer Arrived At Scene
09:58
Name of Agency
P11
Date of Report
2/1/2011
Investigation made at scene?
Yes
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Any questions about this report may be directed to the following address:
Iowa State Patrol District 11 Office
5400 16th Ave SW
Cedar Rapids,IA 52404-2240
Phone: (319) 396-1944
Fax: (319) 396-4327