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K9 Tank | Utah Highway Patrol, Utah
Utah Highway Patrol, Utah

K9

Tank

Utah Highway Patrol, Utah

End of Watch: Friday, November 16, 2012

Biographical Info

Age: 11
Tour of Duty: Not available
Badge Number: Not available

Incident Details

Cause of Death: Struck by vehicle
Date of Incident: November 16, 2012
Weapon Used: Not available
Suspect Info: Not available

K9 Tank was struck and killed by a tractor trailer on I-80 near Salt Lake City.

His handler had stopped on the shoulder of the highway to give Tank a routine break. During the break Tank suddenly ran onto the interstate and was fatally struck.