Senior Constable

Timothy Richard LEWCZUK

YEAR OF DEATH

1997

JURISDICTION

Victoria

DETAILS OF DEATH

At 8.20 p.m. Saturday 10 May 1997 Senior Constable Lewczuk and Senior Constable Kylie Towk were patrolling the Western Ring Road Ardeer when they intercepted a vehicle on the bridge over the Western Freeway. They parked their police car behind this vehicle. While Senior Constable Lewczuk was questioning the driver a third car crashed into the police car throwing him over the first car and 15 metres to the highway below. Senior Constable Lewczuk died at the scene of the accident.

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