Remembering...

Gerald F. Mills

Constable

Gerald F. Mills

Serving with the Whitchurch Township Police

Wednesday May 29, 1968

Age: 33 / 1 Child

Constable Mills responded to a motor vehicle collision on Woodbine Avenue in daylight under foggy conditions. One driver had been arrested and placed in the rear seat of the cruiser. Constable Mills got out of his vehicle again to survey the damage. He was standing on the east shoulder of the road when a northbound vehicle seeing the accident, lost control, drove off the roadway, struck and killed Constable Mills.

Postscript

The driver of the offending auto was charged and convicted of dangerous driving and assessed a fine.


Remembering...

Constable

Gerald F. Mills

Gerald F. Mills


Serving with the Whitchurch Township Police

Wednesday May 29, 1968

Age: 33 / 1 Child

Constable Mills responded to a motor vehicle collision on Woodbine Avenue in daylight under foggy conditions. One driver had been arrested and placed in the rear seat of the cruiser. Constable Mills got out of his vehicle again to survey the damage. He was standing on the east shoulder of the road when a northbound vehicle seeing the accident, lost control, drove off the roadway, struck and killed Constable Mills.

Postscript

The driver of the offending auto was charged and convicted of dangerous driving and assessed a fine.