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Edward R. Wickens

OPP ~ Orillia Detachment

May 10th, 1960

10 years service


Edward R. Wickens has 3 Children.



PC Wickens was on routine patrol on Highway 11 north of Washago on May 10, 1960. A southbound cement truck loaded with 25 tons of cement began to drift into Wickens lane. The truck hit his vehicle and rolled over on it. Constable Wickens was killed instantly.