Bio & Incident Details
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Cause: Vehicular assault
Weapon: Automobile; Alcohol involved
Offender: Not available
Reserve Deputy Sheriff Chester Alquist was struck and killed by a drunk driver while assisting at the scene of a previous accident.
He was placing flares out to alert other drivers of the crash when he was struck and killed.
Reserve Deputy Alquist was one of 24 reserve deputies who had been called into service to assist with traffic control for New Year's Eve.