Sheriff John Moses of Tipton County Sheriff Department in Indiana sadly reports that Deputy Jacob D. Calvin died as a result of a single vehicle crash.
Deputy Calvin, 31, was responding with his emergency lights and siren activated to an injury accident that had occurred on State Road 28 and County Road 500 west shortly before 10:00pm.
Deputy Calvin was traveling at a high rate of speed northbound on CR 300 West. As he was approaching the intersection of CR 300 South, for unknown reasons, Deputy Calvin’s 2011 Chevrolet Impala patrol vehicle left the roadway. The patrol vehicle rolled over several times ejecting Deputy Calvin from the vehicle. The patrol unit came to a rest in a field about 100 yards from the roadway.
Deputy Calvin was transported to Indiana University Tipton Hospital where he succumbed to his injuries.
The crash investigation is being conducted by the Indiana State Police with assistance from the Hamilton and Tipton County Sheriff Departments.
Deputy Jacob Calvin served the Tipton County Sheriff Department for two and one half years.
Deputy Jacob Calvin-gone, but never will be forgotten. EOW: Saturday, June 28, 2014.
“Graphic created by Fellow Officer Rose Borisow GraFX”
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