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Constable Peter J. Kirk
Ontario Provincial Police

End of Watch: Sunday, June 9, 1968

Biographical Info
Age: 34
Tour of Duty: 9 years
Badge Number: 3586

Incident Details
Cause of Death: Automobile accident
Date of Incident: Sunday, June 9, 1968
Weapon Used: Not available
Suspect Info: Not available

Constable Kirk was posted to Hawkesbury at the time of his death. He was on highway patrol when an 18 year old driver operating a Triumph TR-3 convertible caused an accident involving Constable Kirk's marked Black and White cruiser. The vehicles collided and Constable Kirk's cruiser rolled several times killing him.

His cruiser had to be towed to a garage and cut apart in order to remove his body.

Constable Kirk was with the OPP for 9 years.

Constable Kirk is survived by his wife and two children.

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