Bio & Incident Details
Tour: 8 years
Badge # 663
Cause: Automobile crash
Trooper William McClendon was killed when his patrol car collided with a tractor trailer rig on the Will Rogers Turnpike near Claremore.
Trooper McClendon died about 1:20 PM from his injuries.
The tractor-trailer driver was injured and was taken by helicopter to a Tulsa hospital, where he also died from his injuries.
Trooper McClendon had served with the agency for eight years.