Iowa State Patrol: Department of Public Safety
Minimal Crash Report:

 Case Number:  2015027493  Type:  Fatality  County:  52
 Crash Date:  05222015  Time:  0812
 Location:  INTERSTATE I80 WESTBOUND 244 MM IOWA CITY
 
 Vehicle 1 Year:  2011  Make:  FRHT  Type:  SEMI TRACTOR
 Towed By:  BJ'S WILLIAMSBURG
 Driver Name:  SHAWN C FREEMAN  Age:  24
 City & State of Residence:  PLATTSMOUTH, NE
 
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 Injury 1 Type:  Injured
 Name:  SHAWN C FREEMAN  Age:  24
 City & State of Residence:  PLATTSMOUTH, NE
 Seatbelt Use:  Yes  Life saved by Seatbelt:   
 Transported To:  UIHC  Transported By:  GROUND AMBULANCE
 
 Injury 2 Type:  Fatality
 Name:  GARY A GRIFFEY  Age:  39
 City & State of Residence:  LAFAYETTE, IN
 Seatbelt Use:  No  Life saved by Seatbelt:  No
 Transported To:  UIHC  Transported By:  GROUND AMBULANCE
 
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 Motor Carrier Info (IF Large truck is involved)
 Name of Carrier:  WESTERN EXPRESS INC
 DOT or MCC #:  0511412
 City & State of Carrier:  NASHVILLE, TN  Hazmat Involved?:  No
 
 Summary:  
    UNIT 1 WAS TRAVELING WESTBOUND INTERSTATE I80 AT THE 244 MM IN THE RIGHT
LANE UNIT 1 DRIFTED RIGHT OFF OF THE SHOULDER STRIKING THE OVERPASS AND
UNIT 1 CAME TO REST ON THE INTERSTATE AND STARTED ON FIRE BOTH PARTIES
WERE TRANSPORTED TO UIHC THIS ACCIDENT REMAINS UNDER INVESTIGATION BY THE
IOWA STATE PATROL
 
 Officer Name:  TROOPER 475 O'REAR  Post:  11
 Assisted By:  TROOPER 213, 217, 40



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