Bio & Incident Details
Tour: 6 years
Badge # 42-5
Cause: Motorcycle accident
Incident Date: 9/14/2008
Weapon: Not available
Suspect: Not available
Sergeant Michael Weigand was killed in a motorcycle accident while escorting a benefit ride involving the Blue Knights motorcycle club.
The driver of an oncoming pickup truck lost control on Route 234 and veered into Sergeant Weigand's lane, striking him head-on.
Sergeant Weigand had served as a part-time sergeant with the Latimore Township Police Department for 6 years. He also served full-time with the Eastern Adams Regional Police Department.
He is survived by his wife, 4 year-old daughter, and his parents.
His father serves as the agency's police chief.