The Police NewsLudowici, Ga.
Georgia police chief killed during pursuit
Frank McClelland, Jr. was struck by an intoxicated driver fleeing state troopers
Duty Death: Frank McClelland, Jr. - [Ludowici, Georgia]
End of Service: 09/15/2018
Yesterday at 11:35 AMBy PoliceOne Staff
State Troopers had attempted to stop Daniel Michael Toronto Hill, 23, before he fled in his vehicle, WJCL reported. Hill topped speeds over 100 miles per hour when he raced into Long County, where Ludowici Chief of Police Frank McClelland, Jr. was out of his vehicle directing traffic.
McClelland, a 15-year veteran of the department, was struck and killed. Another person was also struck and killed.