Sergeant Arthur Lee Hershey

Sergeant Arthur Lee Hershey

Pennsylvania State Police, Pennsylvania

End of Watch Sunday, January 3, 1999

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Arthur Lee Hershey

Sergeant Arthur Hershey was killed when he was struck by a pickup truck while standing near his vehicle at mile marker 180.2 on the Pennsylvania Turnpike in Dublin Township, Fulton County.

He was en route to Harrisburg for a training assignment when he stopped to assist another trooper at the scene of an accident. The driver of the pickup lost control after she struck a patch of ice.

Sergeant Hershey was a U.S Army veteran of the Vietnam war and had served with the Pennsylvania State Police for 27 years. He is survived by his wife and two children.


  • Age 51
  • Tour 27 years, 8 months
  • Badge Not available
  • Military Veteran

Incident Details

  • Cause Struck by vehicle

accident scene

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I am a student at the Grundy Area Vocational Center and we are researching fallen officers. I found Sergeant Hershey and wanted to say thank you and give my condolences to your family and friends.

Samuel Drey
Grundy Area Vocational Center

March 9, 2022

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