Fallen Hero :(
Oklahoma Highway Patrol
End of Watch: Sunday, October 1, 2006
Tour of Duty: Not available
Badge Number: 663
Cause of Death: Automobile accident
Date of Incident: Sunday, October 1, 2006
Weapon Used: Not available
Suspect Info: Not available
Trooper William McClendon was killed when his patrol car collided with a tractor trailer rig on the Will Rogers Turnpike near Claremore.
Trooper McClendon died about 1:20 PM from his injuries.
The tractor-trailer driver was injured and was taken by helicopter to a Tulsa hospital, where he also died from his injuries.