Patrolman Karl E. Bushong

Patrolman Karl E. Bushong

Ohio State Highway Patrol, Ohio

End of Watch Monday, June 7, 1937

Karl E. Bushong

Patrolman Karl Bushong was killed in automobile accident on US Route 20 while administering a driver's license test. The applicant crashed head-on into an oncoming vehicle.

Patrolman Bushong was a veteran of WWI and had served with the Ohio State Highway Patrol for 3.5 years. He was survived by his wife and daughter.


  • Age 40
  • Tour 3 years, 6 months
  • Badge 83/59

Incident Details

  • Cause Automobile crash

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Time may have passed but you are not forgotten. I believe as long as someone remembers you or speaks your name, you are still with us.
Thank you for your heroism.
GOD Bless

Detention Officer A.Zambito

June 8, 2015

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