Camile E. Madere - ID NR

Camile E. Madere

Line of Duty 01/24/1958

CHP Officer Killed in Motorcycle Collision

Friday, January 24, 1958

Officer Camile E. Madere was patrolling on his motorcycle through the city of Stanton. Madere was about to overtake and pass another vehicle when a tractor and semi-trailer pulled out of a driveway into the path of the officer and the vehicle he was going to pass. Both the patrolman and the motorist applied brakes in an attempt to avoid colliding with the truck. Maderes motorcycle skidded under the truck, killing the 35-year-old patrol officer instantly.