Patrolman Carl L. Thrush

Patrolman Carl L. Thrush

Ohio State Highway Patrol, Ohio

End of Watch Sunday, February 6, 1972

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Carl L. Thrush

Patrolman Carl Thrush was killed in an automobile accident on State Route 93 in Vinton County when his patrol car struck an ice patch, hit another car head-on, and went over an embankment. He was on his way to a traffic accident on Route 160 when the accident occurred. He was stationed at the Athens Post at the time of the incident.

Patrolman Thrush was survived by his wife and two sons.


  • Age 30
  • Tour 7 years, 8 months
  • Badge 20/1064

Incident Details

  • Cause Automobile crash

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Rest in peace Patrolman Thrush.

Rabbi Lewis S. Davis

January 4, 2020

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