Manas Ucar

 

Age: 58

 

Summary: consulting engineer and former assistant professor at Syracuse University who taught there for about five years in the early 1980's at the L.C. Smith College of Mechanical Engineering & Computer Science, who immigrated to the U.S. from Turkey in the 1970's and became an expert on accident reconstruction specializing in fires, explosions, and seat belts.

 

 

Cause of Death: Gunshot wounds suffered in a suicide pact

 

Born: September 27, 1949

 

Died: May 25, 2008

 

Location: San Clemente, California