NY State Trooper Killed After Being Struck by Passing Motorist

Trooper Timothy Pratt; Photo: New York State Police

Trooper Timothy Pratt; Photo: New York State Police

A New York State Police trooper was struck and killed by a passing car early Wednesday morning after stopping to assist another motorist.

Trooper Timothy Pratt had just started his shift when the accident occurred. Trooper Pratt was taken to a local hospital for treatment but ultimately succumbed to his injuries.

Trooper Pratt, 55, was a 30-year veteran police officer and leaves behind two sons, a daughter, and a fiancée.

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