Bio & Incident Details
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Cause: Aircraft accident
Trooper Thomas and Trooper Robert Porter were killed in an airplane accident in Gloucester County, Virginia, while en route to deliver a message to the family of a drowning victim.
The troopers had dropped a tablet containing the note in the family's yard and were attempting to ascend when the plane stalled and crashed.
Trooper Thomas was piloting the airplane at the time.
Related Line of Duty Deaths
Trooper Robert Edward Porter