Incident DetailsCause of Death:
Sergeant Ernest Lacy was killed in a single-vehicle accident while on duty.
His patrol car left the roadway and struck a concrete railroad bridge abutment. He was transported to Wishard Memorial Hospital where he died an hour and a half later.
Sergeant Lacy was survived by his son and daughter.
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