Border Patrol agent hit, killed by car in Texas

The agent was assisting Texas troopers in Abilene when she was struck by a car and died at the scene

Duty Death: Agent Donna Doss - [Abilene, Texas]

End of Service: 02/02/2019


By PoliceOne Staff

DEL RIO, Texas  — A U.S. Customs and Border Protection agent died on Saturday while working in Texas.

According to a Border Patrol press release, Agent Donna Doss, 49, was assisting Texas Troopers near Interstate 20 in Abilene. While one scene, she was struck and killed by a passing vehicle.

U.S. Customs and Border Protection Agent Donna Doss (Photo/ U.S. Customs and Border Protection)
U.S. Customs and Border Protection Agent Donna Doss (Photo/ U.S. Customs and Border Protection)

“Agent Doss died while performing her duty, protecting the community and the United States.  Our heart, prayers, and support go out to Agent Doss’ family in this time of need,” said Del Rio Sector Acting Chief Patrol Agent Matthew Hudak.

Doss served as an agent for more than 15 years.

 

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