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ROBERT K BARCHEY

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Rank: Correctional Officer
Panel: 49-W: 19
Department: Arizona Department of Corrections
End of Watch: November 15, 1993
Cause: Automobile Crash
Age: 46
Years of Service: 9

Description: Correctional Officer Barchey was killed in a vehicle crash while transporting 22 prisoners from the State Prison Complex in Phoenix. The prison transport bus was struck head-on by a semi-truck that had veered out of control on the rain-slickened road. Correctional Officer Grant, who was driving the bus, sustained severe injuries but survived the incident. The driver of the tractor trailer died in the crash.