Charles A. Fry



Date of hire

1976-05-03 00:00


Trooper Fry was on routine patrol of Interstate 25 when he contacted a Northbound vehicle South of the Douglas County line. He was issuing a traffic citation when a drunken driver struck Fry as he stood by the vehicle. The drunken driver, Brent Richstrew, failed to stop and was later apprehended by another trooper. Richstrew was convicted of vehicular homicide and is now residing in the Colorado State Penitentiary. Trooper Fry died on September 26, 1987.

Memorial service information

Interment: Evergreen Cemetery, Colorado Springs, Colorado  Block 209, Grave Space 62

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