Corporal Charles E. Voracek

Photo of Corporal Charles E. Voracek
End of Watch: Thu, Aug 28th, 1952
Date of Incident: Sun, Aug 17th, 1952
Cause of Death: Motor Vehicle Accident (Response)
Service Time: 22 years
Age: 52


He was survived by his wife and son.


Corporal Voracek succumbed to injuries received 11 days earlier when his patrol car was struck by another car at Chouteau and Jefferson Streets. He and his partner were responding to an officer needs assistance call with lights and sirens when the accident occurred. The driver of the other vehicle was charged with several crimes in connection with the accident.

Information obtained from the Officer Down Memorial Page.


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