Bio & Incident Details
Tour: 18 years
Badge # 41
Cause: Motorcycle accident
Officer Steven Phillips was killed in a motorcycle accident at the intersection of Trask Avenue and Jackson Street.
The incident occurred when the driver of another vehicle failed to stop at a stop sign while turning onto Trask Avenue. Officer Phillips' motorcycle struck the driver's side door of the other vehicle. He was transported to a hospital in Huntington Beach where he died one hour later as a result of his injuries.The driver of the car also died as a result of his injuries.
Officer Phillips had served with the Westminster Police Department for 18 years. He is survived by his wife.