Patrolman Scott Morgan Armstrong

Patrolman Scott Morgan Armstrong

Bridgeton Police Department, Missouri

End of Watch Wednesday, January 12, 2005

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Scott Morgan Armstrong

Patrolman Scott Armstrong was killed when his patrol car was struck head-on by a vehicle being driven the wrong way on I-370, near I-270. The driver of the wrong way vehicle, who was drunk at the time, was also killed in the incident.

Patrolman Armstrong had served with the Bridgeton Police Department for 2 years and had previously served with the Oak Harbor, Washington, Police Department, and Sunset Hills, Missouri, Police Department, for a total of 3 years. He is survived by his son, parents, sister, brother-in-law, and girlfriend. The stretch of highway where he was killed was posthumously renamed the Officer Scott Armstrong Memorial Highway.


  • Age 31
  • Tour 5 years
  • Badge 214

Incident Details

  • Cause Vehicular assault
  • Weapon Automobile; Alcohol involved
  • Offender Not available

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