Printer Friendly

MICHAEL DOUGLAS YOUNG

Order a Wreath

Update officer's information and/or submit photo of officer

If you aren't logged into the website, you will be taken to a login page and then to the Update Officer Information form .

Rank: Corporal
Panel: 50-E: 25
Department: Georgia Department of Public Safety
End of Watch: August 29, 2006
Cause: Automobile Accident
Age: 47
Years of Service: 22

Description: Corporal Young succumbed to injuries he sustained in an automobile accident while responding to assist another trooper involved in a vehicle pursuit. While responding, Corporal Young lost control of his cruiser and struck the median strip. His patrol vehicle was then struck twice by oncoming traffic. Corporal Young received severe head injuries and was transported to the hospital where he lapsed into a coma and died 10 days later.