Ralph A. Minion
Line of Duty 01/06/1964
CHP Officer Killed in Head-On Collision
Monday, January 6, 1964
Officer Ralph A. Minion was killed when a motorist, trying to avoid rear-ending a slow-moving truck, swerved over the center divider and crashed head-on into Minion’s motorcycle. Minion did not have a chance to swerve or brake and was killed instantly.