Florida Highway Patrol Trooper Robert W. Harrigill returned to patrol duty on June 26, 2002. Harrigill was involved in a serious on-duty traffic crash in Pensacola on April 18, 2002, at 12:55 a.m. The crash resulted in the other driver being fatally injured and Trooper Harrigill initially reported as being critically injured. Trooper Harrigill's injuries included a skull fracture and a broken rib.
The family of Trooper Harrigill and the Florida Highway Patrol want to thank all those who have expressed their concern through hundreds of phone calls, inquiries, and, most especially, prayers.
Trooper Harrigill is a 3-year veteran of the Florida Highway Patrol assigned to Troop A, Pensacola.