Enforcement Agent Ernest Joseph Gray, Jr.

Enforcement Agent Ernest Joseph Gray, Jr.

Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission, Pennsylvania

End of Watch Friday, July 20, 1984

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Ernest Joseph Gray, Jr.

Enforcement Agent Ernest Gray succumbed to injuries sustained in an automobile accident three days earlier while en route to an enforcement activity.

Agent Gray's department vehicle hydroplaned on Route 22, near New Alexandria, and collided with a cement hauler traveling in the opposite direction. He was transported to Latrobe Area Hospital where he remained on life support until succumbing to his injuries.

Agent Gray was a U.S. Marine Corps veteran and had previously served with the Greensburg, Pennsylvania, Police Department. He is survived by his wife, two daughters, mother, four brothers, and one sister.


  • Age 33
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available
  • Military Veteran

Incident Details

  • Cause Automobile crash
  • Incident Date Wednesday, July 18, 1984

routine driving

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Remembering my "big brother" and neighbor on your birthday. You gave me the most precious gift that a young girl can receive--your time, especially that summer when my grandmother lay ill and died. Your sense of humor and smile remain seared in my memory bringing joy to my days when I reflect back on my childhood. Thank you for being part of my life.

Denise Bussard Doyle
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September 16, 2016

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