Bio & Incident Details
Tour: 5 years, 6 months
Badge # Not available
Cause: Struck by vehicle
Trooper Wilson Atkins was struck and killed by a vehicle while issuing a ticket on I-40, near Brinkley.
He was explaining the citation to the driver when another vehicle veered onto the shoulder and struck him.
Trooper Atkins had served with the Arkansas State Police for 5-1/2 years. He was survived by his wife and son.