Traffic Officer James Edgar Jones

Traffic Officer James Edgar Jones

Abilene Police Department, Texas

End of Watch Sunday, December 14, 1930

James Edgar Jones

Officer Jones was killed in a motorcycle accident while trying to stop a traffic violator on College Drive near Pine Street. A vehicle turned left in front of him, causing him to hit his brakes. He skidded 30-feet and struck the vehicle head-on. He was transported to a local hospital where he succumbed to severe head injuries.
Officer Jones was survived by his wife.


  • Age Not available
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Motorcycle crash

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