Delmar Whitworth Sr.

End of Watch: Tuesday, May 24, 1960

Biographical Info

Age: 57

Tour of Duty: 9 years

Rank: Patrolman

Assignment: Patrol

Badge Number: Not available

Incident Details

Cause of Death: Automobile accident

Date of Incident: Tuesday, May 24, 1960

Incident Location: Buechel Bypass, south of Buechel Bank Road

Weapon Used: Not available

Suspect Info: Not available

Case Status: Closed

Delmar Whitworth headshot


Patrolman Whitworth was killed in an automobile accident while responding to a call. The patrol car crossed the center median and struck another car head-on.

Patrolman Whitworth is survived by his wife and six (6) children.

Delmar Whitworth headstone

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