1997

10May

Lewczuk, Timothy Richard

Senior Constable, 27626

At 8.20 p.m., on Saturday, 10th May 1997, Senior Constable Lewczuk and Senior Constable Kylie Towk were on duty driving along the Western Ring Road, Ardeer where they intercepted a vehicle on the bridge over the Western Freeway. They had parked their police car behind the car they had just pulled over. While Senior Constable Lewczuk was questioning the driver, a third car crashed into the police car, throwing Senior Constable Lewczuk over the first car and 15 metres to the highway below, where he died at the scene of the accident.