Trooper Caleb Howard Starr

Trooper Caleb Howard Starr

Michigan State Police, Michigan

End of Watch Friday, July 31, 2020

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Caleb Howard Starr

Trooper Caleb Starr succumbed to injuries sustained three weeks earlier when his vehicle was struck head-on by an intoxicated driver in Ionia County.

He was traveling west on Grand River Avenue, in Boston Township, responding to a low-priority call when a vehicle crossed the center line and struck his vehicle. He had to be extricated from the vehicle and flown by helicopter to Spectrum Health Butterworth Hospital, in Grand Rapids, where he remained until succumbing to his injuries.

Trooper Starr served with the Michigan State Police for less than two years. He is survived by his wife, and two children.

Bio

  • Age 33
  • Tour 1 year, 10 months
  • Badge 485

Incident Details

  • Cause Vehicular assault
  • Incident Date Friday, July 10, 2020
  • Weapon Automobile; Alcohol involved
  • Offender Not available

drunk driver

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Thank you for your service. My condolences to your family, friends and co workers. RIP

A Grateful Citizen

October 28, 2020

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