Constable

William R. Rodgers

OPP ~ Petrolia Detachment

February 25th, 1970

Age: 31 / 4 years service

 

William R. Rodgers was married with 2 children.

 


Circumstances

On February 25, 1970 PC Rodgers and his partner were investigating an accident on Highway 22 three miles west of Strathroy. There was a blinding snow storm and two men had stopped to help. Rodgers along with the two men were killed when struck by another vehicle.