Constable

Edward G. Holdsworth

Whitchurch Township Police

May 15th, 1966

Age: 21

 

 


Circumstances

At approximately 0100 hours May 15, 1966, Constable Holdsworth responded to the scene of a single car motor vehicle collision on Woodbine Avenue. The vehicle involved had struck a hydro pole killing the driver. While approaching the vehicle, the officer tripped over high voltage wires hidden in the grass and was killed instantly.