Officer Ward E. Washington

Officer Ward E. Washington

California Highway Patrol, California

End of Watch Monday, July 10, 1978

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Ward E. Washington

Officer Ward Washington was struck and killed by a commercial vehicle while he was eating lunch at an outside restaurant.

The truck blew a tire while driving and went out of control. At the time, Officer Washington was assigned to the Truck Inspection Unit.


  • Age 39
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge 6989

Incident Details

  • Cause Struck by vehicle

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Semper Fi and May God Bless you and your family. So sad we lost you by such an accident. You will never be forgotten and I hope your family knows just how much brothers and sisters in our beloved CHP stick together and respect you for your service. To your daughter: Your father is in our hearts. I hope you always know we also have you in our hearts.

State Traffic Officer 7185 Mike Becze
California Highway Patrol, South LA.

July 10, 2020

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