Fallen Hero Obituary

Law enforcement officer killed in the line of duty in Massachusetts

Special Agent Kimberly D. Place Age: 43 years old U.S. Alcohol Tobacco Firearms End of Watch: Wednesday, August 1, 2007
Special Agent Kimberly Place was killed when her vehicle was struck head-on, on I-91 in West Springfield, Massachusetts, at approximately 6:30 pm.

The driver of the vehicle that caused the accident had lost control of his speeding vehicle, crossed the center median, and struck her vehicle. The other driver was also killed in the accident.

Agent Place was returning from an enforcement operation in New Hampshire at the time of the accident.

Remembering …

mlemf-logoOver 340 law enforcement officers have lost their lives while protecting the citizens of the Commonwealth. This encompasses state and local police, federal, sheriff and correction officers.

The Massachusetts Law Enforcement Memorial will serve as a permanent reminder of their dedication and ultimate sacrifice.

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