Deputy Sheriff Ryan Douglas Zirkle

Deputy Sheriff Ryan Douglas Zirkle

Marin County Sheriff's Office, California

End of Watch Thursday, March 15, 2018

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Ryan Douglas Zirkle

Deputy Sheriff Ryan Zirkle was killed in a single-vehicle crash on Highway 1, north of Point Reyes Station, while responding to a 911 hangup call shortly after 12:00 am.

His vehicle left the wet roadway as it entered a curve in the road, and struck a tree on the driver's side door. He was flown to a local hospital where he succumbed to his injuries.

Deputy Zirkle had served with the Marin County Sheriff's Office for 2-1/2 years. He is survived by his fiancée, parents, and two brothers.

Bio

  • Age 24
  • Tour 2 years, 6 months
  • Badge 1784

Incident Details

  • Cause Automobile crash

911 hangup, single vehicle crash

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