Mo. Officer Dies After Hunting Accident
November 19, 2013
Members of the Independence (Mo.) Police Department on Monday saluted a colleague who died after being injured in a weekend hunting accident, reports the Kansas City Star.
James Lockard was hunting Saturday in northwest Missouri when a falling tree knocked him off his all-terrain vehicle. Emergency personnel airlifted him to Heartland Regional Medical Center in St. Joseph, where he died Sunday.
He had been a member of the Independence Police Department since July 2008 and had served in the patrol division and the special-response team. He is survived by a wife, a son, and a stepson.
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Trigger @ 11/20/2013 4:31 AM
Brother James, may the Good Lord hold you and your family close. What a tragic loss.
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