His son, Samuel - age 7; daughter, McKenzie - age 3; fiancee - Kristina Engle; and his parents.
While responding to an emergency call on Route Y just north of Rabbitt Hill Road, Deputy Shoemate attempted to pass a fire apparatus responding to a non-emergency call. As he did, he collided head-on with another vehicle.
Deputy Shoemate was pronounced dead at the scene while the other driver suffered serious injuries and was airlifted for treatment.
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