Bio & Incident Details
Tour: 11 years
Badge # Not available
Cause: Automobile accident
Incident Date: 5/12/2011
Suspect: Not available
Border Patrol Agents Eduardo Rojas and Hector Clark were killed when their vehicle was struck by a train near Gila Bend, Arizona.
The agents were assisting other agents track a group of illegal immigrants and were attempting to position their vehicle north of the group when it was struck by a 90-car freight train at the Paloma Road crossing. The vehicle was dragged a quarter mile by the train.
Agent Rojas had served with the United States Border Patrol for 11 years. He is survived by his wife and two children.
Related Line of Duty Deaths
Border Patrol Agent Hector R. Clark