03/17/2014

Ark. officer killed in crash

An Arkansas officer was killed Monday in a three-vehicle collision

By PoliceOne Staff

LEWISVILLE, Ark. — An Arkansas officer was killed Monday in a three-vehicle collision. 

According to the Texarkana Gazette, Chief Deputy Sheriff Pete Richardson was traveling in an SUV patrol vehicle with a passenger when the collision occurred. Richardson was driving westbound when he collided with another vehicle. Both vehicles then hit a tractor-trailor rig. 

Richardson was pronounced dead at the scene. Richardson’s passenger and both drivers of the other vehicles involved have been transported to the hospital. 

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