Ga. deputy killed in crash while responding to burglary

Bibb County Deputy Kenterrous Taylor struck a wall after losing control of his cruiser

Duty Death: Kenterrous Taylor - [Bibb County, Georgia]

End of Service: 03/18/2020


Chelsea Prince
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution

BIBB COUNTY, Ga. — A Georgia sheriff’s deputy was killed early Wednesday when he crashed into a wall and was thrown from his patrol vehicle.

Bibb County Deputy Kenterrous Taylor, 27, was responding to a burglary call at the time of the crash, according to the Bibb sheriff’s office. He wrecked about 1:30 a.m. near the intersection of Forsyth Road and Rivoli Drive.

Deputy Kenterrous Taylor died Wednesday morning after his vehicle struck a wall and ejected him from the car. (Photo/BCSO)
Deputy Kenterrous Taylor died Wednesday morning after his vehicle struck a wall and ejected him from the car. (Photo/BCSO)

Authorities said Taylor struck a wall after losing control of his vehicle. The impact caused the cruiser to overturn, and Taylor was ejected, the sheriff’s office said in a news release.

The wreck remains under investigation. 

McClatchy-Tribune News Service

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