Bio & Incident Details
Tour: 23 years
Badge # Not available
Cause: Struck by vehicle
Sergeant Edward Couture was struck by a vehicle and killed while working a traffic detail.
He was pinned between the vehicle and a piece of heavy machinery after being struck by the 76-year-old driver. After an investigation the driver of the car was cleared of wrong doing.
Sergeant Couture was a U.S. Army veteran of the Vietnam War and had served with the Milddleton Police Department for 23 years. He was survived by his wife and two daughters.