Trooper Randy K. Ingram

Trooper Randy K. Ingram

Died on:  

October 5, 1994

Age 39
Utah Highway Patrol
Accidental: Pedestrian

Trooper Ingram was killed on Interstate 15 south of Nephi. At 9:30 p.m., the 39-year-old victim was parked in the right-hand emergency lane at milepost #208, writing a warning citation to a motorist. While Trooper Ingram was seated in his patrol vehicle, he was struck from behind by a semi-truck. The impact crushed the patrol vehicle, killing Trooper Ingram instantly. The driver of the truck later pleaded guilty to a charge of negligent homicide. Trooper Ingram was married and the father of two children. He is buried in Vine Bluff Cemetery, Nephi.  In 1998, the Utah Highway Patrol Association posted its first memorial cross at milepost #208. Trooper Ingram’s bronze name plaque is sponsored by the Utah Highway Patrol Association.

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