Bio & Incident Details
Tour: 3 years
Badge # 1753
Cause: Vehicle pursuit
Offender: Not available
Officer Francis Bennett was killed in an automobile accident while attempting to catch a speeder.
Another vehicle moved into his path and he swerved to avoid hitting hit, causing his car to strike a guardrail. He was ejected from the cruiser and crushed by it.
Officer Bennett was a U.S. Marine Corps veteran and had served the Dallas Police Department for three years. He was survived by his wife.