Patrolman Wayne V. Carreon

Patrolman Wayne V. Carreon

El Paso Police Department, Texas

End of Watch Wednesday, June 10, 1981

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Wayne V. Carreon

Patrolman Wayne Carreon was struck by a dump truck and killed while directing traffic on I-10 near the Cotton Street exit. The dump truck continued on striking two more vehicles before coming to a stop. The driver was charged with aggravated assault with a vehicle.

Patrolman Carreon was survived by his wife.


  • Age 27
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Struck by vehicle

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It’s been 40 years since your passing my friend. A few of our police academy classmates have also passed on. I still remember our friendship. May the good lord look after you. Rest In Peace Partner.

David Carrasco
El Paso Police Department

December 3, 2021

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