Bio & Incident Details
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Cause: Aircraft accident
Officer William Burgos-Colon, Officer Gonzalez-Bonilla, and Officer Gutierrez-Bonilla were killed in a helicopter accident while attempting to clear an area downstream of the Carraizo Dam prior to the flood gates being opened. The helicopter struck a set of power lines above the dam, causing it to crash.
Officer Colon-Burgos was assigned to FURA's Air Unit as a co-pilot and was survived by his wife and daughter.
Related Line of Duty Deaths
Police Officer Jose Ramon Bonilla-Gonzalez
Police Officer Edgardo Luis Gutierrez-Colon