Lieutenant Vance M. Andrews

Lieutenant Vance M. Andrews

Ohio State Highway Patrol, Ohio

End of Watch Wednesday, November 21, 1945

Vance M. Andrews

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

Lieutenant Andrews had served with the agency for 12 years and was stationed at Columbus at the time. 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

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NEVER FORGET! On behalf of the Westerville, Ohio Division of Police, we honor the dedicated service and ultimate sacrifice of Lieutenant Vance M. Andrews of the Ohio State Highway Patrol, Ohio and the additional 58 American Peace Officers who have paid the ultimate sacrifice on this date in history.

Chief Joe Morbitzer
Westerville, Ohio Division of Police

November 21, 2018

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