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Accident Report Detail

Accident: 79975.015 - One Employee Dies At Accident Scene, And Another Dies At Hos

Accident: 79975.015 -- Report ID: 0551800 -- Event Date: 09/17/2015
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1096028.01510/01/20152032104520 - Ameriqual Foods
At 12:00 a.m. on September 17, 2015, approximately 24 people were traveling in a 16-passenger 1994 Dodge van to Ameriqual Foods to work the second shift, when o ne of the tires blew out, causing the van to roll over several times near the Fo rt Branch exit on I-69. The van was not owned by the company. It had three out o f four tires that were worn out and showed signs of dry rot, and a piece of wood was attached as a rear bumper. It is not believed that the van hit anything be fore the tire blew out. Employee #1 was pronounced dead at the scene and Employe e #2 died at the hospital.
Keywords: blowout--tire, motor vehicle, roll-over
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 1096028.015 60 F Fatality Occupation not reported
2 1096028.015 29 F Fatality Occupation not reported

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