Trooper Kurt David Knapp

Trooper Kurt David Knapp

Texas Department of Public Safety - Texas Highway Patrol, Texas

End of Watch Saturday, May 8, 2004

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Kurt David Knapp

Trooper Kurt Knapp was killed when he lost control of his patrol car and struck another vehicle.

Trooper Knapp was driving eastbound on I-10 near Comfort. When he entered the median, he lost control and skidded into the westbound lanes. A car traveling westbound hit the passenger side of his patrol car, killing him.

Trooper Knapp had served with the Texas Department of Public Safety for five years. He is survived by his wife and two children.


  • Age 28
  • Tour 5 years
  • Badge 9578

Incident Details

  • Cause Automobile crash

routine driving

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After 19 years, my family still remembers you buddy. SWT buddies until now, you're always in our hearts. We will always remember you.

Retired Austin PD Rick Reza
Liberty Hill ISD PD Officer

May 8, 2023

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