Sergeant Herschel Turner

Photo of Sergeant Herschel Turner
End of Watch: Sat, Dec 5th, 2020
Date of Incident: Sat, Dec 5th, 2020
Cause of Death: Struck By Vehicle (Accidental)
Service Time: 22 years
Age: 54

Survivors

His wife and three daughters

Incident

While on a traffic stop just after midnight Saturday morning, Sergeant Turner was struck by a police vehicle from Bellafonte Neighbors Police Department while that officer was pursuing a stolen vehicle. The vehicle being pursued struck another Bellafonte Neighbors Police vehicle that was parked behind Sergeant Turner's vehicle as that officer was assisting Sergeant Turner. As the pursuing Bellafonte Neighbors police vehicle swerved to avoid the crash, it struck Sergeant Turner.

Sergeant Turner succumbed to his injuries approximately 18 hours later.

Agency

Moline Acres Police Deartment Patch
2449 Chambers Road
Saint Louis, Missouri 63136
(314) 868-2433

Tributes

There are 3 tributes for Sergeant Herschel Turner.

Sergeant Herschel Turner
Left by Gerard Derby on Sunday, December 6th, 2020

Rest Easy Brother !! God Bless !!