Bio: Deputy Allmendinger had previously served a dispatcher and a search and rescue volunteer for over eight years.
Wife & three children
Fatal Incident Summary
Fairy Lake Road
Sat. Oct. 19, 2019
Deputy Sheriff Jake Allmendinger was struck and killed by his patrol car on Fairy Lake Road in the Bridger mountain range.
He and another deputy were responding to the area to check on the welfare of a stranded motorist. Their patrol Tahoe started to slide backward on ice as they attempted to drive up an incline while looking for the motorist. Deputy Allmendinger exited the vehicle as it slid but became trapped beneath it.