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Trooper Robert L. Fisher | Illinois State Police, Illinois Illinois State Police, Illinois

Trooper

Robert L. Fisher

Illinois State Police, Illinois

End of Watch: Wednesday, April 24, 1929

Bio & Incident Details

Age: 45

Tour: 5 years

Badge # Not available

Cause: Motorcycle accident

Incident Date: 4/24/1929

Weapon: Not available

Suspect: Guilty of manslaughter

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Trooper Robert Fisher was killed in a motorcycle accident.

While on patrol near Rossville, Trooper Fisher was following a bus crossing a bridge when an oncoming car sideswiped the bus. As the bus went out of control, Trooper Fisher was struck.

The driver of the offending vehicle was arrested and convicted of manslaughter.

Trooper Fisher was a 5 year veteran of the Illinois State Police. Previously he was employed as a railroad police officer and a sheriff's deputy. Trooper Fisher is survived by his wife and two children.

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Rest in Peace, Trooper Fisher. Your sacrifice is not forgotten.

Officer 11169
November 21, 2012

 

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