Jasmine R Backie, 19

Canton, Ohio
March 26, 2000

Agencies: Canton Police Department Ohio

Cause of death: Vehicular

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An officer drank in three bars, was speeding and ran a red light before crashing into a car killing three teenagers.

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The accident giving rise to this case occurred on March 26, 2000, when a pick up truck being operated by Robert Cash at a high rate of speed, broadsided the vehicle containing three teenagers: Teri M. Backie, Jasmine Backie and Jamie Marapao. Teri M. Backie was operating the vehicle and Jasmine Backie and Jamie Marapao were passengers in said vehicle. All three of the teenagers died as a result of the accident.

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