Procession for Fallen Motor Officer Announced

Press Release

Press Release - Procession for Fallen Motor Officer Announced

Posted: 01/24/2022

On January 21, 2022, Officer Ty Lenehan was involved in a traffic collision involving a wrong-way driver on SR-99. Officer Lenehan was transported to the UC Davis Medical Center, where he later succumbed to the injuries sustained due to the collision. Tomorrow, January 25, 2022, Officer Lenehan’s procession through the City of Elk Grove will begin at approximately 10:45 a.m.

The procession will begin westbound on Laguna Boulevard from SR-99 to southbound Laguna Springs Drive. It will continue past the Elk Grove Police Department towards Elk Grove Boulevard. The procession will continue eastbound on Elk Grove Boulevard to Elk Grove Florin Road, turning northbound towards Bond Road. Once on Bond Road, the procession will continue westbound to northbound SR-99.

For those who would like to pay their respects along freeway overpasses from Elk Grove to the funeral home location in Rescue, CA, the procession will then continue from Bond Road and northbound SR-99 to Hwy 50 east. Finally, the procession will exit near Bass Lake Road and conclude at Green Valley Mortuary, 3004 Alexandrite Drive, Rescue, CA 95672.

Traffic is expected to be impacted. During the procession, there will be road closures at the following locations:

Laguna Boulevard between SR-99 and Laguna Springs Dr. 
Laguna Springs Drive between Laguna Blvd. and Elk Grove Blvd.
Elk Grove Boulevard between Laguna Springs Dr. and Elk Grove Florin Rd.
Elk Grove Florin Road between Elk Grove Blvd. and Bond Rd.
Bond Road between Elk Grove Florin Rd. and SR-99

A public viewing has been scheduled for those who would like to pay their respects to Officer Lenehan once he arrives in Rescue at the Green Valley Mortuary. Those dates and times are as follows:

January 27, 6:00 - 8:00 pm
January 28, 3:00 - 5:00 pm

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