Bio & Incident Details
Tour: 1 year, 3 months
Badge # Not available
Cause: Struck by vehicle
Incident Date: 5/24/1979
Trooper Francis Galvin was struck and killed by a vehicle while investigating an accident on Route 50, near 25th Lane, east of Pueblo.
She was transported to a local hospital where she succumbed to her injuries the following day.
Trooper Galvin was the first female trooper with the Colorado State Patrol to be killed in the line of duty. She had served with the agency for 15 months.