Trooper Kyle William Deatherage

Trooper Kyle William Deatherage

Illinois State Police, Illinois

End of Watch Monday, November 26, 2012

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Kyle William Deatherage

Trooper Kyle Deatherage was struck and killed by a tractor trailer while making a traffic stop on I-55, at mile marker 62, near Litchfield.

He had parked his motorcycle on the shoulder and was speaking with the driver of the vehicle when the collision occurred.

Trooper Deatherage had served with the Illinois State Police for three years. He is survived by his wife, 4-year-old daughter, 10-month-old son, father, mother, sister, and two brothers.

Bio

  • Age 32
  • Tour 3 years
  • Badge 6128

Incident Details

  • Cause Struck by vehicle

traffic stop

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I passed the sign for your memorial Highway on my way to Chicago today. Trooper, thank you for your honorable service. You are gone but will never be forgotten. Rest In Peace.

Police Cadet III H. Steingruby
SLMPD

March 26, 2021

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