Corporal Dale W. Wallis

Corporal Dale W. Wallis

Arkansas Highway Police, Arkansas

End of Watch Tuesday, April 20, 1982

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Dale W. Wallis

Corporal Dale Wallis succumbed to injuries sustained two days earlier when he was struck by a vehicle while conducting a traffic stop on U.S. Highway 62 in Rogers, Arkansas.

He and another officer had stopped a commercial vehicle to conduct a routine inspection. Corporal Wallis was standing on the highway-side of the truck when his head was struck by the rearview mirror of a passing pickup truck. He was transported to Washington Regional Medical Center where he succumbed to his injuries.

Corporal Wallis was a WWII veteran and had served with the Arkansas Highway Police for 12 years. He was survived by his wife, two daughters, five grandchildren, mother, and sister.


  • Age 59
  • Tour 12 years
  • Badge Not available
  • Military Veteran

Incident Details

  • Cause Struck by vehicle
  • Incident Date Sunday, April 18, 1982

traffic stop

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New York State Police - Troop "D"

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