Constable

Gerald F. Mills

Whitchurch Township Police

May 29th, 1968

Age: 33 / 4 years service

 

Gerald F. Mills was Married with 1 Child.

 


Circumstances

Constable Mills responded to a motor vehicle collision on Woodbine Avenue in daylight under foggy conditions. One driver had been arrested and placed in the rear seat of the cruiser. Constable Mills got out of his vehicle again to survey the damage. He was standing on the east shoulder of the road when a northbound vehicle seeing the accident, lost control, drove off the roadway, struck and killed Constable Mills.


The driver of the offending auto was charged and convicted of dangerous driving and assessed a fine.