Our Hero Remembered

Edward Mahoney
Edward Mahoney
Massachusetts State
Police Department
End of Service: December 2, 1976
Incident Detail:

Trooper Edward Mahoney was killed when his patrol car was struck from behind while on a motor vehicle enforcement stop on the Massachusetts Turnpike, in Allston. Trooper Mahoney became trapped in the vehicle and was killed in the ensuing fire.

Years earlier, Trooper Mahoney had been given a Lifesaving Award for rescuing a person trapped in a burning vehicle.
He was survived by his wife and five children.