Sgt William Maldonado

Sgt William Maldonado

San Antonio ISD Police, TX

  • Age: Unknown
  • Tour: 10 years
  • End of Watch: May 27, 1994
  • Chair Delivery: May 26, 2014
Sgt. Maldonado was assisting a motorist with a traffic accident on an elevated section of Interstate Highway 35. There was an off-duty San Antonio Police Officer assisting Sgt. Maldonado. Sgt. Maldonado was laying out flares to divert traffic away from the scene of the accident when a vehicle lost control and came toward him. Sgt. Maldonado ran toward the edge to escape the vehicle and he fell off the edge. The elevated portion of the expressway is 26 feet above the parking lot and street below. Sgt. Maldonado was pronounced dead at the scene.