Bio & Incident Details
Tour: 4 years
Badge # 423
Cause: Struck by vehicle
Trooper Joe Ward was struck and killed by a vehicle during foggy conditions while assisting at the scene of another accident. No charges were filed in connection with his death.
Trooper Ward had served with the agency for four years and had previously served with the United States Army and was Vietnam War Veteran who served with the 9th Military Police Company.