Patrolman David A. McGonagill

Patrolman David A. McGonagill

Texas Department of Public Safety - Texas Highway Patrol, Texas

End of Watch Wednesday, September 4, 1940

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David A. McGonagill

Patrolman David McGonagill was killed when he was struck by lightning while riding his motorcycle on patrol.

The officer had served with the Texas Department of Public Safety for two years.


  • Age Not available
  • Tour 2 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Weather/Natural disaster

motorcycle, weather

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May God bless you and your family. So young and such a short but honorable life.

State Traffic Officer 7185.
California Highway Patrol & US Marine

September 3, 2022

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