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November 18, 2013 at 12:21 PM

Report: State trooper’s death caused by multiple factors

The collision that resulted in the death of Washington State Patrol Trooper Sean O’Connell in Skagit County in May was a “tragic accident” caused by multiple factors, according to the State Patrol.“There was no one single cause for this tragedy,”  Capt. Charles LeBlanc, commander of the Patrol’s Criminal Investigation Division, wrote in a…


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June 2, 2013 at 1:30 PM

Funeral procession for trooper killed in motorcycle crash

As many as 150 police cruisers participated Sunday in a motorcade honoring a Washington State Patrol trooper killed in a motorcycle crash last week. Trooper Sean O’Connell died Friday after his motorcycle collided with a box truck. The 38-year-old had been working traffic control related to a detour established after the collapse of a section of…


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