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Miss. Chief Killed Directing Traffic

March 20, 2013  | 

A small-town Mississippi police chief and part-time deputy was killed Tuesday morning while directing traffic at the main intersection in town.

Randy Boykin, chief of the Enterprise Police Department and a deputy with Clarke County Sheriff's Department, died while being flown to the University of Mississippi Medical Center. Boykin, 51, was struck at about 7:30 a.m.

The female driver of the Dodge Charger that struck Boykin stopped to render assistance at the scene, reports WTOK. Boykin has been chief of the department of 12 years.

Comments (2)

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Donald @ 3/21/2013 7:31 AM

RIP Chief Boykin. Another taken performing his duty.

Ima Leprechaun @ 3/27/2013 6:46 AM

My condolences to his family and my thanks to him for his service to the community.

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