Department: Henderson, Nevada, P.D.
End of Watch: March
Patrolman Edward Meagher was killed in an automobile crash while driving a new city fire truck to a
report of a fire.
The fire truck struck another vehicle while going through an intersection. During the time period city police
officers were often used to drive the fire trucks to the scenes of fires.
Patrolman Meagher had served with the Henderson Police Department for two years. He was survived by
his wife and child.