Columbus Firefighter Killed In Traffic Crash

May 10, 2018

Derick Walton
Credit Columbus Division of Fire

Funeral services are pending for the Columbus firefighter killed in a motorcycle crash Tuesday night near downtown. 

Police say Derick Walton lost control at East Long Street and North 11th Street and crashed into a utility pole.  Police say Walton was off-duty when the crash occured. The cause of the crash is under investigation.