Trooper Javier Arana, Jr.

Trooper Javier Arana, Jr.

Texas Department of Public Safety - Texas Highway Patrol, Texas

End of Watch Saturday, March 24, 2012

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Javier Arana, Jr.

Trooper Javier Arana was killed in an automobile accident as he responded to assist a vehicle pursuit in El Paso at approximately 1:30 am.

During the response, Trooper Arana's vehicle collided with a pickup truck near the intersection of Joe Battle Boulevard and Bob Hope Drive. Trooper Arana's patrol car burst into flames upon impact.

Trooper Arana was a U.S. Marine Corps veteran and had served with the Texas Highway Patrol for two years. He is survived by his wife and five children.


  • Age 32
  • Tour 2 years
  • Badge 13500
  • Military Veteran

Incident Details

  • Cause Automobile crash

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I tried looking for you year after year for the past 10 years...and this is what I find! I will forever love and miss you! You were such a great man and always did what was right. Thank you for always watching out for me. After 20 years, I will for ever have you in my heart

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