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Fatal #: 155       Operator #: Dawson  
Accident #: 144     Station Sending SPTD     #(01) Deceased   #(02) Injured
Date of Crash: 05/02/2008   Time of Crash: 4:51pm   Location: I-40W @ 195MM  
City: HAZEN   County: PRAIRIE    
 
Deceased
Name (Vehicle #) Age City of Residence M/F Driver Passenger Pedestrian
JAMES PAULSEN (2)   12/09/1968   1144 GIBBONS AVE., MEMPHIS, TN   M   X      
             
Additional Deceased
1
 
INJURED
Name (Vehicle #) Age City of Residence M/F Driver Passenger Pedestrian
BRENT MARLER (3)   08/05/1976   1097 LEWIS RD., MAYFIELD, KY   M     X    
SHAWN FLINT (3)   03/15/1988   1303 LINWOOD DR., MAYFIELD, KY   M   X      
             
Additional Injured
1
 
Vehicle Year Direction Hwy. Vehicle Year Direction Hwy.
1. VOLVO TTL 1999 WEST I-40 2. DODG TK 1999 WEST I-40
3. CHEV TK 1999 WEST I-40 4. GMC TK 2005 WEST I-40
Additional Vehicles
1
 
Initial Narrative     V-1 WAS STOPPED IN THE WB LANE OF TRAFFIC AS V-2 APPROACHED, SWERVING TO MISS V-1 BUT SLID UNDER THE SIDE OF V-1 TRAILER. V-3 STRUCK THE REAR OF V-1 AS V-4 STRUCK THE TRAILER THAT V-3 WAS PULLING. NOT INJURED WAS DR V-1, SOUREN MOVSESIAN, 6-2-1969 OF 3238 ALTURA AVE #1, GLENDALE, CA AND WAS WEARING A SEAT BELT. ALSO NOT INJURED WAS DR V-4 CODY BRANCH, 11-15-1989 OF 201 W. 12TH, PORTAGEVILLE, MO AND WAS ALSO WEARING A SEAT BELT.  
 
Weather Condition:   RAINY  Road Condition:   WET 
 
Injured Taken To:    FORREST CITY MEDICAL CENTER   Body Held At:    WESTBROOK FUNERAL HOME  
 
NOK Notified  Yes Investigating Officer:  CPLDAVID WILLIAMS 375 Agency:  ASP
 
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