Patrolman Elim T. Clark

Patrolman Elim T. Clark

Cripple Creek Police Department, Colorado

End of Watch Friday, August 9, 1901

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Elim T. Clark

Patrolman Elim Clark was electrocuted when he attempted to pull a fire alarm at B Street and Thurlow Street.

Several wires in the fire alarm had become crossed, which resulted in his electrocution.

Patrolman Clark was survived by his wife and family.


  • Age 34
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Electrocuted

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Patrolman Clark,
On today, the 120th anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of of Cripple Creek.


United States Border Patrol

August 9, 2021

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