Line of Duty Death- Texas Trooper Javier Arana Jr
Line of Duty Death Texas Trooper Javier Arana, Jr.
Javier Arana, Jr.
Texas Department of Public Safety – Texas Highway Patrol, Texas
End of Watch: Saturday, March 24, 2012
Bio & Incident Details
Tour: 2 years
Badge # Not available
Cause: Automobile accident
Incident Date: 3/24/2012
Weapon: Not available
Suspect: Not available
Trooper Javier Arana was killed in an automobile accident as he responded to assist a vehicle pursuit in El Paso at approximately 1:30 am.
During the response Trooper Arana’s vehicle collided with a pickup truck near the intersection of Joe Battle Boulevard and Bob Hope Drive. Trooper Arana’s patrol car burst into flames upon impact.
Trooper Arana had served with the Texas Highway Patrol for two years. He is survived by his wife and children.
Please contact the following agency to send condolences or to obtain funeral arrangements:
Chief Luis Gonzales
Texas Department of Public Safety – Texas Highway Patrol
5805 North Lamar Boulevard
Austin, TX 78752
Phone: (512) 424-2000