Bio & Incident Details
Tour: 1 year, 6 months
Badge # Not available
Cause: Struck by train
Deputy Lura and Deputy Ronald Kalkes were killed when their patrol car was struck by a train as they responded to a call. The collision occurred at the Zemble Street crossing in Chaska, Minnesota.
Deputy Lura had been with the agency for 18 months and was survived by his wife and three children.
Related Line of Duty Deaths
Deputy Sheriff Ronald Jerome Kalkes