Corporal Riley Delano Smith

Corporal Riley Delano Smith

Alabama Department of Public Safety, Alabama

End of Watch Friday, December 17, 1971

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Riley Delano Smith

Corporal Smith was electrocuted when he was called to check a body that had been found in marshy water adjacent to the Mobile Causeway. When he waded into the shallow water, he came in contact with a metal post on a billboard, which was later found to have an electrical short.


  • Age 34
  • Tour 8 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Electrocuted

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