Bio & Incident Details
Tour: 3 years
Badge # 8-32862
Cause: Vehicular assault
Weapon: Automobile; Alcohol involved
Offender: Not available
Agent Jose Torres-Martinez was struck and killed by a drunk driver while assisting at the scene of a minor accident.
The agent was off duty when he witnessed the accident. He stopped at the scene, identified himself as an officer, and began assisting the citizens when all four people were struck by the drunk driver. Agent Torres-Martinez was thrown 230 feet and suffered fatal injuries.
Agent Torres-Martinez had served with the agency for 3 years. he was survived by his child.