Officer Andrew Esparza

Officer Andrew Esparza

Irving Police Department, Texas

  • Age: 26
  • Tour: 2 years
  • End of Watch: April 13, 2007
  • Chair Delivery: May 11, 2017
Officer Andrew Esparza died from an automobile accident while responding to assist another officer.  Officer Esparza crashed during a rainstorm. He lost control of his patrol car when the vehicle hydroplaned and went off the right shoulder, hitting a concrete light pole on the side of the highway.
Officer Esparza was transported to Parkland Memorial Hospital where he died from his injuries.