Officer Ernest R. Nelson

Officer Ernest R. Nelson

California Highway Patrol, California

End of Watch Tuesday, August 29, 1939

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Ernest R. Nelson

Officer Nelson was killed in a motorcycle accident while on patrol in Salinas. A pickup truck made a left hand turn in front of him causing a collision.

Bio

  • Age 43
  • Tour 4 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Motorcycle crash

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Semper Fi Motorman. I’m proud to have worn the same uniform as you. You are in my prayers.

State Traffic Officer 7185 and United St
California Highway Patrol/SLA Area 530

August 29, 2019

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