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Vogel, Chief Edgar B.

End of Watch: 
Wednesday, October 19, 1932
County: 
Walla Walla
Agency: 
Walla Walla P.D.

Chief Vogel was killed in an automobile accident while responding to a fire alarm. His patrol car collided with a fire truck, at an intersection, that was also responding to the call. After the initial collision Chief Vogel’s patrol car was pushed into a home. The alarm turned out to be a false alarm and had been pulled by a seven-year-old boy.