Bio & Incident Details
Tour: 22 years
Badge # 379
Cause: Automobile accident
Police Officer Richard Alexander was killed when his cruiser was struck head-on by another vehicle.
He was performing administrative functions and was travelling from one city building to another when the accident occurred. As he entered an intersection, another vehicle turned directly into his cruiser. The driver of the other car and a third person were also killed in the accident.
Officer Alexander had served with the Chattanooga Police Department for 22 years. He is survived by his wife and daughter.