Bio & Incident Details
Age: Not available
Tour: Not available
Badge # Not available
Cause: Vehicular assault
Weapon: Automobile; Alcohol involved
Offender: Not available
Patrolman Ivan Belka was when his patrol car was struck by a drunk driver while returning to the station in Spokane. Another vehicle cut in front of him on Newport Highway and struck his patrol car on the left side.
Patrolman Belka was survived by his wife and child.