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Corporal David Ralph Slaton | Texas Department of Public Safety - Texas Highway Patrol, Texas Texas Department of Public Safety - Texas Highway Patrol, Texas

Corporal

David Ralph Slaton

Texas Department of Public Safety - Texas Highway Patrol, Texas

End of Watch: Monday, September 20, 2010

Bio & Incident Details

Age: 56

Tour: 36 years

Badge # 3790

Cause: Automobile accident

Incident Date: 9/20/2010

Weapon: Not available

Suspect: Not available

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Corporal David Slaton was killed in a vehicle accident in Montague County on U.S 81 when his patrol car struck a cow that had wandered into the roadway. After striking the cow, his patrol car veered into the path of an oncoming semi, causing a second collision.

Corporal Slaton had served with the Texas Highway Patrol for 36 years. He is survived by his wife, son, parents, and siblings.

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Miss you man.
I've learned to despise 09/20, first dad -now you.

Sr. Cpl. John Pellizzari (Retired)
Texas Department of Public Safety
September 20, 2014

 

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