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Illinois Officer, K-9 Killed in Traffic Accident

October 31, 2013  | 

Officer Casey Kohlmeier
Photo: Courtesy Pontiac Police Department
Officer Casey Kohlmeier
Photo: Courtesy Pontiac Police Department
Pontiac (Ill.) Police Officer Casey Kohlmeier was killed when his squad car crashed on I-55. K-9, Draco, also died in the crash.

Police say another car hit Kohlmeier's squad car, which was stopped in the I-55 median turnaround just north of Route 23. The driver of the other car is hospitalized, but a condition is not known, reports WLS-TV.

Kohlmeier, 29, was a six-year veteran of the Pontiac Police Department, and an Air Force veteran.

Tags: Officer Down, K-9 Units, Traffic Accidents, Pontiac (Ill.) PD


Comments (2)

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Troy @ 10/31/2013 12:23 PM

RIP to both. Thank you for your services to this messed up world.

Phenomenal 1 @ 11/1/2013 8:26 AM

May your souls Rest In Peace. Prayers|Duas for comfort and peace of mind for thefamily, friends and l♥ved ones.

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