Bio & Incident Details
Tour: 2 years, 3 months
Badge # 682
Cause: Automobile crash
Officer Patrick Kramer was killed in an automobile accident on Highway 20 while responding to the scene of a traffic accident. He was attempting to pass two vehicles when his department SUV struck a sheet of ice and went out of control. The vehicle flipped over and landed on its roof.
Officer Kramer was a US Army veteran and had served with the West Yellowstone Police Department for just over 2 years. He is survived by his 3-year-old daughter, parents, two sisters, and his grandmother.