Bio & Incident Details
Tour: 4 years
Badge # 4705
Cause: Automobile accident
Trooper David Lane was killed in an automobile accident while on patrol in the town of Catskill.
He was traveling north on State Route 32 when he attempted to pass another northbound vehicle. The vehicles made contact and Trooper Lane's vehicle drove off the roadway and struck a telephone pole, causing him to suffer fatal injuries.
Trooper Lane had served with the New York State Police for four years and was assigned to the Catskill Station. He had previously served with the United States Army in Iraq and Afghanistan.