Louis F Fowler

End of Watch: Monday, December 11, 1939

Biographical Info

Age: 34

Tour of Duty: 4 years

Rank: Sergeant

Assignment: Not available

Badge Number: Not available

Incident Details

Cause of Death: Motorcycle accident

Date of Incident: December 7, 1939

Incident Location: Sixth Street and Main Street

Weapon Used: Not applicable

Case Status: Closed

Louis F Fowler


Sergeant Fowler was injured when his motorcycle fell on top of him. 

Sergeant Fowler had pulled away on his motorcycle without kicking up his kick-stand. When Sergeant Fowler turned, the kick-stand caught in the street car tracks causing him to fall from the motorcycle. The motorcycle landed on top of Sergeant Fowler, fracturing his skull. 

Sergeant Fowler died four (4) days later from the injury.

Sergeant Fowler had been with the department for four (4) years. He is survived by his wife and daughter.

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