Memorial to Ronnie W. Hassell
Officer Killed in the Line of Duty
Date of Death: December 2, 1972
Years of Service: One
Marital Status: Married
Location of Death: 29th and M Street, NW
While riding a scooter southbound on 29th Street at M Street NW, a hit-and-run driver ran the red light on M Street and struck Officer Hassell. Officer Hassell died from head injuries when his helmet flew off.
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