Sergeant Robert Darrell Wright

Sergeant Robert Darrell Wright

Williamson County Sheriff's Office, Texas

End of Watch Tuesday, August 6, 1985

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Robert Darrell Wright

Sergeant Wright was killed in an automobile while assisting Austin Police pursue an escapee. His patrol car left the roadway on a curve and struck a tree.

Sergeant Wright was posthumously promoted to Sergeant of Patrol and Criminal Investigation Division the following day. He had been with the agency for two years and was survived by his wife and two daughters.


  • Age 45
  • Tour 2 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Vehicle pursuit
  • Weapon Automobile
  • Offender Not available

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To the men in blue who never get enough recognition. You put your lives on the line evryday and never know if you will make it home. Unfortunately you did not make it home after your shift that night. Your courage and bravery will never be forgotten.

Brianna Segedy
Great Niece

July 29, 2018

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