Trooper Eric Keith Chrisman

Trooper Eric Keith Chrisman

Kentucky State Police, Kentucky

End of Watch Tuesday, June 23, 2015

Eric Keith Chrisman

Trooper Eric Chrisman was killed in a vehicle crash on the US Route 62 near the Tennessee River Bridge in Livingston County at 5:48 pm.

He was responding to a reckless driver complaint when his vehicle failed to negotiate a curve and crossed into the path of an oncoming tractor trailer. Trooper Chrisman's vehicle was struck on the driver's side, causing him to suffer fatal injuries.

Trooper Chrisman had served with the Kentucky State Police for only six months.

Bio

  • Age 23
  • Tour 6 months
  • Badge 800

Incident Details

  • Cause Automobile crash

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I met Eric’s Father Randy recently and haven’t stopped thinking about their sacrifice since. It’s unspeakable to lose a child and a burden that never leaves your heart or thought. Cheers to you Eric for your service and your ultimate sacrifice.

Police Officer (retired)
Columbus, Ohio PD

April 25, 2018

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