Bio & Incident Details
Tour: 3 months
Badge # Not available
Cause: Motorcycle accident
Patrol Agent Thomas Byrd was killed when a motorcycle he was a passenger on was involved in an accident near the Federal Law Enforcement Training Center in Glynco, Georgia.
He and the other agent were traveling between the academy and a local merchant to make a payment for academy shirts when the accident occurred.
Agent Byrd had served with the United States Border Patrol for only three months.