Patrolman Delmar Whitworth, Sr.

Patrolman Delmar Whitworth, Sr.

Jefferson County Police Department, Kentucky

End of Watch Tuesday, May 24, 1960

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Delmar Whitworth, Sr.

Patrolman Delmar Whitworth was killed in an automobile crash while responding to a call on the Buechel Bypass south of Buechel Bank Road.

The patrol car crossed the center median and struck another car head-on while he was transported an earlier crash victim to a hospital.

Patrolman Whitworth had served with the Jefferson County Police Department for nine years. He was survived by his wife and six children.


  • Age 57
  • Tour 9 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Automobile crash

emergency response, medical call

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Rest in peace Patrolman Whitworth.

Rabbi Lewis S. Davis

April 25, 2019

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