Deputy Sheriff Michael Estes

Deputy Sheriff Michael Estes

Walla Walla County Sheriff's Office, Washington

End of Watch Wednesday, February 14, 2007

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Michael Estes

Deputy Michael Estes died of injuries he sustained when his patrol car was involved in a collision eight days earlier.

He was driving with his emergency lights on to a residence in Burbank, where a 911 hangup call had been reported. He was traveling south on Highway 124 when he collided with an eastbound flatbed truck carrying drywall joint compound.

The deputy was taken to Kadlec Medical Center where he remained until succumbing to his injuries.

Deputy Estes had served with the Walla Walla County Sheriff's Office for 18 months.


  • Age 43
  • Tour 1 year, 6 months
  • Badge 102

Incident Details

  • Cause Automobile crash
  • Incident Date Tuesday, February 6, 2007

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For many years , I wondered what happened to you my old friend. You was a stand-up guy true to your God ,never falling into temptation, someone I always admired for your belief in God I remember that time we went to Paris , with a USO tour looking fromthe Eiffel tower in the city of Paris. Mike, you never gave up your faith in your relation to the guys who always tease you my heart is so sad today to learn of your death. Mike your faith inspired me remember always you and your strong will to serve God and never give in to drink or any other things that the guys tried to pressure you into doing. So many years you done well my old friend I hope to see you in heaven when I get there your friend 68 bravo 10 engine mechanic. Dennis , 1984-85 Fulda, Germany . 11Th ACR ,CAS

Dennis Hupp
Germany , (Black Horse) 11th Acr

April 25, 2020

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