Lieutenant Vance M. Andrews

Lieutenant Vance M. Andrews

Ohio State Highway Patrol, Ohio

End of Watch Wednesday, November 21, 1945

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Vance M. Andrews

Lieutenant Vance Andrews was killed in an automobile accident on State Route 13 in Mt. Vernon when his vehicle left the roadway and struck a bridge abutment.

Lieutenant Andrews had served with the Ohio State Highway Patrol for 12 years and was stationed at Columbus. He was survived by his wife, son, two daughters, parents, and brother.


  • Age 43
  • Tour 12 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Automobile crash

automobile accident

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Ohio Attorney General, Bureau of Criminal Investigation

November 21, 2022

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