Officer Michael Richard Sagner

Officer Michael Richard Sagner

East Earl Township Police Department, Pennsylvania

End of Watch Saturday, October 7, 1972

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Michael Richard Sagner

Officer Sagner was killed in an automobile accident while responding to back up officers from a neighboring agency during a fight call at a local bar. His patrol struck a pool of water and hydroplaned. The vehicle crossed into oncoming traffic and was broadsided by another car.

Officer Sagner was survived by his parents.


  • Age 21
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Automobile crash

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Thank you for your service and know that your sacrifice will never be forgotten by your law enforcement brethren.

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

October 7, 2020

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