Puerto Rico officer killed in car accident
Agent Edwin Pabon Robles was killed and his partner was injured when their patrol car rolled and struck a fence
Duty Death: Edwin Pabon Robles - [San Juan, Puerto Rico]
End of Service: 09/23/2016
By PoliceOne Staff
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — A Puerto Rican Highway Patrol officer was killed and another injured in a car accident last week.
Agent Edwin Pabon Robles and his partner Jose Anes Rodriguez were traveling in their patrol car in the early morning when the vehicle hit a fence and rolled while exiting the highway, El Nuevo Dia reported.
Agent Robles was pronounced dead on the scene. Agent Rodriguez was transported to a local hospital in serious condition and underwent surgery, according to the publication.
An investigation is ongoing.
Estos son los compañeros q sufrieron aparatoso accidente en Puente Teodoro Moscoso. Agte Edwin Pabón Robles (RIP) y José Anes Rodríguez. pic.twitter.com/v6nDUiiMtn— Policía Puerto Rico (@PRPDNoticias) September 23, 2016
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