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Officer Ward E. Washington | California Highway Patrol, California California Highway Patrol, California


Ward E. Washington

California Highway Patrol, California

End of Watch: Monday, July 10, 1978

Bio & Incident Details

Age: 39

Tour: Not available

Badge # 6989

Cause: Struck by vehicle

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Officer Ward Washington was struck and killed by a commercial vehicle while he was eating lunch at an outside restaurant.

The truck blew a tire while driving and went out of control. At the time, Officer Washington was assigned to the Truck Inspection Unit.

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Ward and I worked in different offices but lived in the same neighborhood. Ward worked in the Santa Fe Springs office, I worked in South Los Angeles. Ward's family and mine had a wonderful friendship, spending many nights having dinners together. Ward was especially talented. He could build anything and was a master mechanic. Our relationship ended when I transferred to Northern California. He will always have a special place in my heart.

STO Joe Del'Marmol #5804
May 16, 2016


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