Trooper Eric Ellsworth

Trooper Eric Ellsworth

Died on:  

November 22, 2016

Age: 31
Utah Highway Patrol

Utah Highway Patrol Trooper Eric Ellsworth, 31, died Tuesday, November 22, 2016, four days after being struck by a vehicle and critically injured while directing traffic around a low hanging powerline near Garland. A seven-year veteran of the UHP, and the son of retired Trooper Ron Ellsworth, Eric is survived by his wife, Janica Ellsworth, and three children, parents, and many family members.

Fallen Officers