Bio & Incident Details
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Cause: Vehicular assault
Incident Date: 6/1/1980
Weapon: Automobile; Alcohol involved
Suspect: Killed in accident
Deputy Craig Knox and Deputy Jerralee Jacobus were killed when their patrol car was struck head-on by a drunk driver.
The deputies were responding to a burglary call when the drunk's vehicle crossed the center line and struck the patrol car, killing both deputies instantly. The drunk driver was also killed in the accident.
Deputy Knox was survived by his wife and unborn child.
Related Line of Duty Deaths
Deputy Sheriff Jerralee J. Jacobus