Definition of rollover
1 : the act or process of rolling over
2 : a motor vehicle accident in which the vehicle overturns
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The rollover crash was reported about 3 a.m. near Indiantown Road and Military Trail, according to Capt.
Francisco Ortiz Jr., 22, and Chelsea Carillo Grey, 19, sustained apparent minor injuries in the May 23 rollover crash along Oregon 224 and were taken to a hospital, according to the Clackamas County Sheriff's Office.
The city is currently operating on a 90-day rollover from the previous budget, meaning the City Council has until the end of July to approve a new spending plan that will run through April of next year.
Two separate rollover crashes in Bartlett resulted in charges for both drivers, according to a news release from the Bartlett Police Department.
The report showed that the crisis line's November rollover rate, the number of inbound calls that staff did not answer, was close to 30%.
Late Saturday, Michael J. Zawadski of Stratford died in a rollover crash on Route 15 in Orange.
Harwood Heights DUI •Edgar Abrego, 25, of the 5000 block of West Byron Street, Chicago, was charged May 5 with driving under the influence of alcohol in the 6500 block of West Montrose Avenue following a rollover car crash.
Y2K concerns have prompted emergency services agencies across the country to keep a much larger-than-usual level of employees either at work or on call for the rollover to 2000.
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Definition of rollover for English Language Learners
: the act of delaying the payment of a debt
: the act of placing invested money in a new investment of the same kind
: an accident in which a car, truck, etc., turns over
Legal Definition of rollover
: the act or process of rolling over
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