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Patrolman John F. Wright | Washington State Patrol, Washington Washington State Patrol, Washington


John F. Wright

Washington State Patrol, Washington

End of Watch: Sunday, June 28, 1953

Bio & Incident Details

Age: 28

Tour: Not available

Badge # Not available

Cause: Vehicular assault

Weapon: Automobile; Alcohol involved

Offender: Apprehended

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Patrolman Wright was struck and killed by a drunk driver during a traffic stop. The drunk driver fled the scene after striking Patrolman Wright but was later apprehended.

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Patrolman Wright,

Your incident report sounds very close to my fathers. Patrolman Wesley H. Whittenberg who passed in 1960. The work you did the and the person you were will never be forgotten! Thank you.

Judy Whittenberg (Wesley Whittenberg )
Washington State Patrol, daughter
August 31, 2015


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