Conway officer William McGary dies of injuries in wreck

    7:20 PM, Feb 1, 2013   |    comments
    • Share
    • Print
    • - A A A +

    Photo Gallery: Car Hits Conway Police Officer While On-duty
    Additional Links:
    Officer struck by car, airlifted to hospital
    Conway Officer, DWI Suspect identified in on-duty wreck
    Conway Police Chief releases statement on Officer Will McGary
    Conway officer William McGary dies of injuries in wreck
    Friend reflects on Officer McGary's kindness
    Conway PD mourn fallen officer, prosecuting attorney fine tunes charges
    Visitation for fallen officer, Will McGary, begins
    Honor Network presents Honor Flag to Conway officers for Officer Will McGary's funeral service
    Leave condolences online for the family of Ofc. William McGary

    CONWAY, Ark. (KTHV) - The Conway Police Department has announced that Officer William McGary passed away shortly after 5 p.m. Friday.

    Public information officer LaTresha Woodruff said employees of the Conway Police Department has spent the past day with McGary's family after he was struck by a vehicle while directing traffic.

    McGary was airlifted from the scene to a Little Rock hospital due to the severity of his injuries.

    Woodruff said McGary's family was very proud that he was a member of the Conway Police Department and was appreciative of all the outpouring of support.

    Barry Strickland, 31, was arrested and faces four charges in connection with the incident, including DWI and disobeying a police officer.

    Most Watched Videos