Remembering...

Thomas Hicks

Constable

Thomas Hicks

Serving with the OPP

Friday November 07, 1980

Age: 35 / 3 Children

PC Hicks was proceeding through the intersection at Highway 17 and Power St., Copper Cliff. He was responding to a suicide call when an impaired driver turned into him. He was killed instantly when his cruiser slammed into a steel pole.

Postscript

The Ontario government and the Ontario Provincial Police have dedicated the eastbound and westbound bridges over Vermillion River on Highway 17 in honour of Constable Thomas Hicks.


Remembering...

Constable

Thomas Hicks

Thomas Hicks


Serving with the OPP

Friday November 07, 1980

Age: 35 / 3 Children

PC Hicks was proceeding through the intersection at Highway 17 and Power St., Copper Cliff. He was responding to a suicide call when an impaired driver turned into him. He was killed instantly when his cruiser slammed into a steel pole.

Postscript

The Ontario government and the Ontario Provincial Police have dedicated the eastbound and westbound bridges over Vermillion River on Highway 17 in honour of Constable Thomas Hicks.