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William D. Chapman - Jul. 19, 1980
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Jul. 19, 1980
Caucasian Male / 39 yrs. of age
Utica Police Dept. NY
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Fatal Incident Summary
Sat. Jul. 19, 1980
Patrolman William Chapman was killed in an automobile accident on Genesee Street while responding to a call at St. Elizabeth's Hospital. Another vehicle turned onto Genesee Street from Arnold Street, causing Patrolman Chapman to swerve to avoid a collision. Patrolman Chapman's patrol car then struck a building where he sustained serious internal injuries. He was transported to a local hospital where he died approximately one hour later.
Patrolman Chapman had served with the agency for 15 years. He is survived by his wife and two young daughters.p