Officer George Brady
killed April 3, 1963, in a car chase that ended in a crash.
Officer Brady stopped a juvenile driver in the 1500 block of
North Lewis Avenue. The driver had no license and attempted
to escape southbound. A car pulled onto Lewis causing Officer
Brady to veer left of center.
His police car, traveling at speeds in excess of 90 mph struck a
northbound vehicle. A passenger in that car was killed along
with Officer Brady. The original offender wrecked several
blocks away and was apprehended.