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Lieutenant David G. Lyman | East Cleveland Police Department, Ohio East Cleveland Police Department, Ohio


David G. Lyman

East Cleveland Police Department, Ohio

End of Watch: Thursday, April 23, 1914

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Age: Not available

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Cause: Struck by train

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Lieutenant David Lyman was struck and killed by a passenger train at the Superior Avenue railroad crossing.

Lieutenant Lyman mistook a large bag on the tracks for the body of a man and walked onto the tracks to remove it. The train hit him before he could get out of the way.

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Lt. Lyman,
On today, the 103rd anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of East Cleveland.


United States Border Patrol
April 23, 2017


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