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Mo. Chief Succumbs to Crash Injuries

December 05, 2011  | 

The Leadwood (Mo.) Police Chief has died of injuries he suffered in a crash while on duty last week.

Chief Jerry Hicks, 69, was injured Nov. 29 when his car hit a tree in Washington County. The police chief's cruiser lost control after hitting a patch of ice on a highway bridge, reports the Kansas City Star.

 

Tags: Duty Deaths, Police Chiefs, Police Vehicle Accidents


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