Bio & Incident Details
Tour: 8 years
Badge # Not available
Cause: Vehicular assault
Incident Date: 7/4/1977
Weapon: Automobile; Narcotics involved
Offender: Not available
Patrolman William Aldridge succumbed to injuries sustained two weeks earlier when he was struck by a vehicle being driven by a man who was high on drugs. Patrolman Aldridge was directing traffic at the intersection of Dayton-Liberty Road and Union Road when he was struck.
He was transported to St. Elizabeth's Hospital, where he remained until succumbing to his injuries.
Patrolman Aldridge had served with the agency for 8 years. He was survived by his wife.