Bio & Incident Details
Tour: 10 years
Badge # Not available
Cause: Automobile accident
Corporal Alfredo Banos was killed in an automobile accident while responding to backup another officer and to serve as a Spanish translator at a machete fight several miles away.
Corporal Banos was driving eastbound when his patrol car slid into the westbound lane while going around a curve. His vehicle was then struck on the driver's side by another vehicle, causing it to burst into flames upon impact. The roadway had been wet from heavy rains at the time of the accident.
Corporal Banos had been employed with the Lee County Sheriff's Office for ten years.