Her parents and nine-year-old son.
Detective Mengedoht was killed while performing a traffic stop on I-64 eastbound between Ninth Street and Third Street in the area under the Belvedere.
Detective Mengedoht was inside her vehicle after stopping a truck in the far right lane. A Metropolitan Sewer District (MSD) semi-truck struck the rear of her vehicle sending it into the vehicle she had stopped. None of the four people inside the truck were injured.
The driver of the MSD truck was arrested and charged with murder and DUI.
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