Why did the tire deflate?

Posted on Jun 25, 2013

That will be the question everyone tries to answer as these six people struggle to pay the doctors and hospitals as they mend. Insurance companies will dodge responsibility while lives attempt to get back to normal.


Crash Report:

 Case Number:

 2013034830

 Type:

 Fatality

 County:

 16

 Crash Date:

 06222013

 Time:

 0827

 Location:

 I-80 WB 272 MILE MARKER

 

 Vehicle 1 Year:

 2003

 Make:

 FORD

 Type:

 EXPEDITION

 Towed By:

 DEVORES

 Driver Name:

 MARIA ISABEL BARAJAS BALLINES

 Age:

 29

 City & State of Residence:

 TIGARD,OR

 

 Injury 1 Type:

 Fatality

 Name:

 IVON CARINA BARAJAS OROZCO

 Age:

 21

 City & State of Residence:

 PORTLAND,OR

 seat belt Use:

 Yes

 Life saved by seat belt:

  

 Transported To:

 UIHC

 Transported By:

 GROUND AMBULANCE

 

 Injury 2 Type:

 Injured

 Name:

 MARIA ISABEL BARAJAS BALLINES

 Age:

 29

 City & State of Residence:

 TIGARD,OR

 seat belt Use:

 Yes

 Life saved by seat belt:

  

 Transported To:

 UIHC

 Transported By:

 GROUND AMBULANCE

 

 Injury 3 Type:

 Injured

 Name:

 HERIBERTO BARAJAS BALLINES

 Age:

 28

 City & State of Residence:

 PORTLAND,OR

 seat belt Use:

 Yes

 Life saved by seat belt:

  

 Transported To:

 UIHC

 Transported By:

 GROUND AMBULANCE

 

 Injury 4 Type:

 Injured

 Name:

 GRACIELA BARJAS BALLINES

 Age:

 32

 City & State of Residence:

 PORTLAND,OR

 seat belt Use:

 Yes

 Life saved by seat belt:

  

 Transported To:

 UIHC

 Transported By:

 GROUND AMBULANCE

 

 Injury 5 Type:

 Injured

 Name:

 MARIA E BARAJAS

 Age:

 52

 City & State of Residence:

 TIGARD,OR

 seat belt Use:

 Yes

 Life saved by seat belt:

  

 Transported To:

 UIHC

 Transported By:

 GROUND AMBULANCE

 

 Injury 6 Type:

 Injured

 Name:

 ALONDRA NIEVES

 Age:

 07

 City & State of Residence:

 PORTLAND,OR

 seat belt Use:

 Yes

 Life saved by seat belt:

  

 Transported To:

 UIHC

 Transported By:

 GROUND AMBULANCE

 

 Motor Carrier Info (IF Large truck is involved)

 Name of Carrier:

  

 DOT or MCC #:

  

 City & State of Carrier:

  

 Hazmat Involved?:

  

 

 Summary:

 

   

INJURY 7 - JAHZIEL BARAJAS 2YO, PORTLAND, OR
INJURY 8 - ERIC BARAJAS 3YO, PORTLAND, OR
VEHICLE ONE WAS WEST BOUND ON I-80 AT THE 272 MILE MARKER WHEN
THE REAR PASSENGER TIRE DEFLATED CAUSING VEHICLE ONE TO LOSE
CONTROL, VEHICLE ROLLED MULTIPLE TIMES AND LANDED ON THE GUARD
WIRE ON THE INSIDE SHOULDER OF THE EAST BOUND LANES
ASSISTED BY CEDAR COUNTY SHERIFFS OFFICE, DURANT AMBULANCE,

 

 Officer Name:

 TROOPER REMLEY ISP 424

 Post:

 12

 Assisted By:

 SEVERAL AGENCIES

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Steve Lombardi
Iowa personal injury, workers' compensation, motorcycle, quadriplegic, paraplegic, brain injury, death