Tenn. Constable Succumbs to Wounds From Crash
August 23, 2011
A Tennessee constable involved in a crash succumbed to his injuries two weeks after the wreck.
Constable Ross Potter of Carter County's Sixth District was traveling on Highway 91 on Aug. 4 when his department vehicle left the roadway near Blue Springs Road and struck a utility pole, reports the Officer Down Memorial Page.
He remained in critical condition until passing away Aug. 19.
Source: Officer Down Memorial Page
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Morning Eagle @ 8/24/2011 9:23 AM
This is a sad loss. Talk about a dedicated man, he was 81 and still serving. A Korean War Veteran and 29 years serving his fellow citizens back home deserves the sincere thanks of everyone.
Barry Bushaw @ 8/30/2011 4:14 AM
Sounds like a GREAT man. Wish I could have met him. He's watching over all of us in the law enforcement community. Rest in peace my brother.
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