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Fatal#: 555     Date Rec'd: 11/09/2007     Time Rec'd: 6:00pm     Operator #: 3844  
Accident #: 497     Station Sending SPTI     Date: 11/09/2007     #(1) Killed   #(0) Injured
Date of Accident: 11/09/2007   Time of Accident: 10:43am   Location: HWY 5, 6.5MI S OF MOUNTAIN HOME  
City:    County: BAXTER    
 
KILLED
Name (Vehicle #) Age City of Residence M/F Driver Passenger Pedestrian
RANDY A. BUCHANAN (1)   09/10/1956   81 PRAIRIE LANE, AUSTIN   M   X      
             
Additional Killed
 
Vehicle Year Direction Hwy. Vehicle Year Direction Hwy.
1. FREIGHTLINER 2008 NORTH 5
Additional Vehicles
 
What Happened?     V1 WAS TRAVELING NORTHBOUND ON HIGHWAY 5 SOUTH. V1 WAS NEGOTIATING A CURVE AND LEFT THE HIGHWAY AND STRUCK A PRIVATE DRIVE. DRIVER OF V1 OVERCORRECTED AND VEHICLE ROTATED COUNTER-CLOCKWISE. V1 CAME BACK ONTO THE HIGHWAY AND CROSSED THE SOUTHBOUND LANE, COMING TO A FINAL REST ON ITS LEFT SIDE FACING WEST.  
 
Weather Condition:   CLEAR  Road Condition:   DRY 
 
NOK Notified  Yes Investigating Officer:  TFC. DAVID SMALL 97 Agency:  ASP
 
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