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Oklahoma Highway Patrol
Patrol Chief Ricky Adams
3600 N. MLK Blvd.
Oklahoma City, OK 73136
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Lieutenant D. Heath Meyer was struck by an Oklahoma Highway Patrol car during a pursuit on July 14, 2017. Lieutenant Meyer responded to a reported pursuit and was laying stop sticks on the road when he was struck. Lieutenant Meyer was transported to the hospital where he succumbed to his injuries on July 24, 2017. Lieutenant Meyer is the 5th law enforcement officer to be struck and killed in 2017 and the third officer fatality from the state of Oklahoma.