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Iowa Trooper Dies In Fiery Rollover Crash

September 20, 2011  | 

The Iowa State Patrol's Trooper Mark Toney was killed in a crash on U.S. Highway 65/69 south of Indianola at about 5 p.m. on Tuesday.

Trooper Toney, 43, was driving with emergency lights activated when his vehicle left the roadway, rolled about 50 yards, and burst into flames.

Trooper Toney had served with the Iowa State Patrol for 24 years.

Source: WOI-TV.

Comments (15)

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Chaplain Ken Sewing, Co. @ 9/20/2011 8:49 PM

Our prayers are with Trooper Toney's family and fellow Troopers in this tradgic loss. May they know the embrace of God even in such great loss. God Bless.

J.J. Shabro @ 9/20/2011 9:49 PM

It sad offical got kill on-line duty since they have very good clean record of 21 year of no offical kill on-line of duty since last memeber got kill in 1990. sorry for their family lost of offical member

DAN HUBBELL @ 9/20/2011 11:41 PM

A hard way to die, may he rest in piece

OLD SGT @ 9/21/2011 5:28 AM

Yesterday was a sad day! A dedicated hardworking Trooper lost.

A loving Husband/Father gone...........WHY?

Kim Brown @ 9/21/2011 5:30 AM

So sorry for the loss of one of our own. Prayers to the family and police family. (Wife of Indiana State Trooper)

Eddie J Holcomb @ 9/21/2011 6:13 AM

As a fellow officer I will be praying for Trooper Toney's family, this was a great loss.

Janet @ 9/21/2011 6:26 AM

My prayers are with the family of Trooper Toney. Earth has no sorrow that heaven can not heal.

Old Lt @ 9/21/2011 7:36 AM

RIP Brother Sheepdog, we have the watch now.

Old Lt @ 9/21/2011 7:38 AM

RIP Brother Sheepdog, we have the watch now.

PO Rosario @ 9/21/2011 8:35 AM

Rest in Peace Trooper Toney, prayers to your fellow troopers and your family.

It is unbelievable that yet so many Law Enforcement collisions still end in explosions and fires needlessly. The "modifications" supposedly performed on many of the patrol vehicles is still insufficient resulting in the needless loss of or brothers and sisters. Whether or not Tpr. Toney's vehicle fire was of similar cause, the manufactures need to improve vehicle safety and have fire suppression standard and not just a powder filled tank cover. God bless Tpr. Toney and all Law Enforcement on the front line.

Eric Wolfe @ 9/21/2011 9:16 AM

God Bless you and your family

Morgan @ 9/21/2011 12:22 PM

I am deeply sorry about the loss for Toney's family, my thoughts and prays are with all of his family and friends

Jim Davenport @ 9/21/2011 12:58 PM

Rest in peace brother, peace, comfort and healing for friends, family and colleagues.

RICHARD ISAACS @ 9/21/2011 7:03 PM


Sgt. John Tomasello #4417 @ 9/21/2011 8:35 PM

My prayers go out to Trooper Toney's family, friends and the Iowa State Police. RIP brother.

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