Memorials

In 2016, there were 722 truck occupant fatalities - an increase of 45 percent since 2009

Jeff Izer

Location: Maine

On October 10, 1993, Jeff Izer was killed by a fatigued Wal-Mart truck driver.  The truck driver, who fell asleep at the wheel, crashed into Jeff’s car which was parked on the shoulder of the Maine Turnpike. As a result of this horrific but preventable crash, four teenagers were killed and one was seriously injured.