Bio & Incident Details
Tour: 8 months
Badge # Not available
Cause: Struck by train
Location: New Mexico
Border Patrol Inspector Ralph Ramsey was killed when he fell underneath a train he was attempting to board in Columbus, New Mexico.
He and another inspector were conducting checks of the train yard and noticed an open boxcar. While attempting to board the train he fell underneath a second train which was travelling in the opposite direction.
Inspector Ramsey served with the United States Border Patrol for only eight months.