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Police Sergeant Dies In Car Wreck
Updated May 5, 2013 12:07 AM | Filed under: Network Indiana
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(WARSAW, IN) - A 15-year veteran of the Kosciusko County Sheriff's Department was killed in a car crash while on duty Thursday.

Sergeant Jeffrey Shaw died after a flatbed truck slammed into his squad car on State Road 14.

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Investigators say it appears that the truck driver, 53-year-old Steven Byerly of Fort Wayne, was hauling a load of scaffolding, drove off the side of the road, hit some loose gravel, over-corrected, then lost control.

2009-11-12 Sgt. Shaw.jpgSergeant Jeffrey Shaw

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