Texas deputy struck, killed on highway

Deputy Raymond Jimmerson, 49, was removing debris from the road when he was struck

Duty Death: Raymond Jimmerson - [Nacogdoches, Texas]

End of Service: 10/05/2018


By PoliceOne Staff

NACOGDOCHES, Texas — A Texas sheriff’s deputy was struck and killed Friday morning while removing debris from the middle of a highway, the Nacogdoches County Sheriff's Office confirmed

Deputy Raymond Jimmerson was responding to a call to remove a traffic hazard from a highway around 6:45 a.m. when he was struck. He was pronounced dead at the scene. 

 
Posted by Nacogdoches ISD Police Department on Friday, October 5, 2018

Jimmerson was a 19-year veteran of the Nacogdoches Sheriff’s Office and a 20-year law enforcement veteran. 

“Deputy Jimmerson was a beloved member of our community and will be greatly missed by all who knew him. He served our community with distinction and honor. He will leave behind a deep void within our law enforcement family and community,” wrote Nacogdoches County Sheriff Jason Bridges.

 

STATEMENT FROM JASON BRIDGES, NACOGDOCHES COUNTY SHERIFF (Nacogdoches, Tx.) It is with great sorrow that I report that...

Posted by Nacogdoches County Sheriff's Office on Friday, October 5, 2018

 

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