Memorials

Truck crashes increased by 45 percent from 2009 to 2014

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.