Incident DetailsCause of Death:
Special Agent William Garrison was struck and killed by a train engine in the Howell Yards in Evansville.
He was struck by a switch engine while in the rail yards, causing a skull fracture and both his legs to be severed at the hip.
Special Agent Garrison was survived by his wife, two brothers and sister.
United States Army
The responsibilities of the Louisville and Nashville Railroad Police Department (1850–1982) are now under the jurisdiction of the CSX Transportation Railroad Police Department.
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