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Trooper David J. Lane | New York State Police, New York New York State Police, New York


David J. Lane

New York State Police, New York

End of Watch: Wednesday, November 4, 2009

Bio & Incident Details

Age: 30

Tour: 4 years

Badge # 4705

Military veteran

Cause: Automobile accident

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Trooper David Lane was killed in a vehicle crash while patrolling State Route 32 in the town of Catskill.

He was traveling northbound when he attempted to pass another northbound vehicle while attempting to catch a violator. The vehicle he attempted to pass attempted to turn left, making contact with Trooper Lane's patrol car, which then struck a utility pole.

Trooper Lane had served with the New York State Police for four years and was assigned to Troop F, SP Catskill. He had previously served with the United States Army in Iraq and Afghanistan. He is survived by his parents, brother, and fiancee.

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Our hearts still long for you to be with us! Your Law Enforcement Brothers and Sisters drove home to spend the weekend with us ! Keep them all safe and the new member of our State Police! You were so loved by many and have never been forgotten. Just received a note from one of your classmates. Her daughter wants to honor you on veterans day and your best friends son visited your grave and kissed your stone goodbye..while wearing a DJL hat...I know you are smiling.Jeff,Crystal and Kelly created a new roadside memorial that is beautiful and gave us a book of the start to finish process. We are so blessed to have them . Miss and Love you forever!

Cheryl Lane
November 8, 2016


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