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|District / Unit:||Lincoln Park Station|
|End of Watch:||09 September 1930|
|Incident Details:||Police Officer Thomas Locashio, 30, was assigned to the Motorcycle Division.
On September 8, 1930, Officer Locashio was on duty and riding his police motorcycle on Lake Shore Drive. The officer was traveling south on Lake Shore Drive when he struck a vehicle driving west onto Barry Avenue. Officer Locashio was thrown from the motorcycle and severely injured. He was transported to Columbus Memorial Hospital where he died on September 9, 1930.
Officer Locashio was laid to rest in Rosehill Cemetery. He is survived by his wife and two children.