Iowa State Patrol: Department of Public Safety

Crash Information


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Date of Accident
2/9/2011
Time of Accident
03:10 AM
County
Story - 85
Accident occurred within corporate limits of (city)
Law Enforcement Case Number:
2011010051
Literal Description
102.5MM SB I-35
Legal Intervention?
No
Private Property?
No
X-Coordinate:
452593.3
Y-Coordinate
4635573.
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Driver's Name - Last
FRANK
First
TERIC JAMES
Middle
Suffix
City
PELLA
State
IA - Iowa, US
Zip
502190000
Driver's Age
20
Citation Charge Code 1
321.288
Citation Charge 1
FAIL TO MAINTAIN CONTROL
Gender
Male
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

1 - MC Inst Permit
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:
NA
Transported by:
NA
Insurance Co. Name
Year
2001
Make
Chevrolet - CHEV
Model
SILVERADO
Style
P/U
Approximate Cost to Repair or Replace
3000
Initial Travel Direction
3 - South
Vehicle Action
01 - Movement essentially straight
Speed Limit
70
Point of Initial Impact
08 - Left Front
Most Damaged Area
08 - Left Front
Extent of Damage
4 - Disabling damage
Underride/Override
1 - None
Total Occupants
4
Traffic Controls
01 - No controls present
Vehicle Config.
02 - Four-tire light truck (pick-up, panel)
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
CABLE GUARDRAIL & POSTS
Estimate of Damage
2000
Owner's Name - Last
First
Middle
Suffix
Owner Company Name
IOWA D.O.T.
City
AMES
State
IA - Iowa, US
Zip
ACCIDENT ENVIRONMENT ROADWAY CHARACTERISTICS
Major Contributing Circumstances:
WORKZONE RELATED? SEQUENCE OF EVENTS
Location of First Harmful Event
2 - Shoulder
Weather Conditions (up to two)
01 - Clear
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
5 - Dark, roadway not lighted
Surface Conditions
1
Type of Roadway Junction/Feature
01 - No special feature
Workers Present?
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NARRATIVE

VEHICLE 1 WAS SOUTHBOUND ON I-35 AT THE 102.5MM. DRIVER OF VEHICLE 1 SWERVED TO MISS OBJECT IN THE ROADWAY. VEHICLE 1 WAS A PICKUP PULLING A TRAILER. VEHICLE 1 STRUCK THE CABLE GUARDRAIL CAUSING DAMAGE TO THE ENTIRE DRIVER SIDE AND TIRES. VEHICLE 1 THEN EXITED TO SOUTHBOUND SHOULDER. DAMAGE WAS ALSO CAUSED TO THE GUARDRAIL POSTS.(4 TO 6 POSTS)
Officer
HALVERSON
Badge No.
258
Time Officer Notified of Accident
03:14
Time Officer Arrived At Scene
03:29
Name of Agency
P01
Date of Report
2/9/2011
Investigation made at scene?
Yes
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Des Moines,IA 50313-2299
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