Pennsylvania State Police trooper killed in line-of-duty

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Trooper Michael Stewart was killed in a vehicle crash on Route 711, at the Route 271 split, in Ligonier Township, Westmoreland County, at approximately 2:20 am.  His patrol SUV was traveling southbound when a garbage truck attempted to turn left onto the roadway in front of it, causing a collision.  Trooper Stewart suffered fatal injuries in the crash and his partner suffered minor injuries.  Trooper Stewart had served with the Pennsylvania State Police for three years.

7/14/17

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