Corporal Harold T. Shaughnessy Ontario Provincial Police Ontario End of Watch: Saturday, September 19, 1953
Biographical Info Age: 51 Tour of Duty: 12 years Badge Number: 678
Incident Details Cause of Death: Automobile accident Date of Incident: Saturday, September 19, 1953 Weapon Used: Not available Suspect Info: Not available
Corporal Shaughnessy was stationed at Port Colborne detachment at the time of his death.
Corporal Shaughnessy was on patrol driving along Forks Rd. in Wainfleet Township about 10 miles from Welland. Corporal Shaughnessy was negotiating a curve in the road, when his vehicle left the roadway, became airborne and flipped over onto its roof.
Corporal Shaugnessy died of his injuries shortly after arriving at Welland Hospital.
Corporal Shaugnessy is survived by his wife and five children.