Trooper Bruce Clark Rankin

Trooper Bruce Clark Rankin

Pennsylvania State Police, Pennsylvania

End of Watch Wednesday, April 25, 1973

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Bruce Clark Rankin

Trooper Bruce Rankin was killed when his unmarked cruiser was struck by a tractor-trailer which jumped across the median of Route 119 in Greensburg. Trooper Rankin was pinned in the wreckage of his cruiser and was pronounced dead at the scene.

Trooper Rankin had served with the Pennsylvania State Police for two years and was survived by his fiancee.

Bio

  • Age 25
  • Tour 2 years, 3 months
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Automobile crash

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Thank you for your service and please know that your sacrifice will never, ever be forgotten by your law enforcement brethren. Rest in peace always.

Detective Cpl/3 Steven Rizzo
Delaware State Police (Retired)

April 25, 2021

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