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New Hero Search Matthew Anthony Dziergowski - Feb. 14, 1999 (25580)

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New York City Police Dept. Patch
Resided: NY, USA
Born: Unk  
Fallen: Feb. 14, 1999
Race/Sex: Caucasian Male / 39 yrs. of age
Agency
Dept: New York City Police Dept.
1 Police Plaza Path  
New York, NY   10038   USA
(646)610-5000
County: New York
Dept. Type: Municiple/Police
Hero's Rank: Officer
Sworn Date: Unk
FBI Class: Traffic Accident
Weapon Class: Vehicle
Agency URL: Click Here
On The Job: 17 years
Bio: Not Available
Fatal Incident Summary
Offender: No Info
Location: NY   USA   Sun. Feb. 14, 1999
Summary: Officer Dziergowski was killed after his cruiser was struck by another vehicle at the scene of an accident.

Officer Dziergowski and three other officers had just finished laying out flares at the scene of an overturned tractor trailer. The other officers were outside of their vehicles when the suspect vehicle approached. Officer Dziergowski saw the vehicle approaching and warned the other officers and pulled in front of the vehicle to shield them. His cruiser struck on the driver's side and pushed into a guard rail.

Officer Dziergowski was flown to a local hospital where he was pronounced dead. The other three officers on the scene were seriously injured. The suspect was charged with criminally negligent homicide.

Officer Dziergowski was posthumously awarded the New York City Police Department's Medal of Honor for his heroic actions. He was survived by his expectant wife and eight-year-old son.

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