Three troopers honored for heroic action


Thursday, March 22nd 2001, 12:00 am
By: News On 6


Oklahoma City - Three Oklahoma Highway Patrol troopers are receiving honors for on the job actions.

Troopers Matt Evans, Tony Richardson and Justin Gandy are the three being recognized.

Evans was killed in a head-on collision involving an Oklahoma City police officer last August on Interstate 40. Gandy revived a man who had been thrown from his car in December while the temperature was below zero and the wind chill at minus 22 degrees.

Richardson prevented a woman from committing suicide in December.