Deputy Sheriff Daniel Evert McDaniel

Deputy Sheriff Daniel Evert McDaniel

Ormsby County Sheriff's Office, Nevada

End of Watch Wednesday, June 19, 1963

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Daniel Evert McDaniel

Deputy McDaniel was killed when his patrol car was rear-ended by a car that was racing another car at 2145 hours. He was driving westbound on Highway 50 when the car rear-ended him at a approximately 100 mph. His patrol car was knocked off the roadway, rolled over four times, and stopped approximately 100 yards from the impact point. The juvenile driver of the car that struck him was held for investigation of involuntary manslaughter.

The driver, a 19 year-old girl, was convicted of involuntary manslaughter.


  • Age 46
  • Tour Not available
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Incident Details

  • Cause Automobile crash

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Thank you for your service and know that your sacrifice will never be forgotten. Rest in peace always.

Detective Cpl/3 Steven Rizzo (Retired)
Delaware State Police

June 19, 2020

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