Bio & Incident Details
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Cause: Heart attack
Deputy Sheriff William Steedley suffered a fatal heart attack after pulling over a DUI suspect to administer a balloon breathalyzer test. When the station tried to contact Deputy Sheriff Steedley and received no response, Sheriff Gibson immediately went to the scene and found Deputy Steedley lying beside his patrol car. He was transported to the local hospital where doctors pronounced him dead on arrival.
Deputy Steedley was survived by his wife, three daughters, one son, seven sisters, and two brothers.