Officer Kirk A. Griess
California Highway Patrol, California
End of Watch Friday, August 10, 2018
Tour 19 years
Officer Kirk Griess was struck and killed by a vehicle while conducting a traffic stop on I-80, near Manuel Campos Parkway, in Solano.
Another vehicle entered the area and struck both Officer Griess and the vehicle he had stopped. Officer Griess and the driver of the stopped car were both killed.
Officer Griess was a U.S. Marine Corps veteran and had served with the California Highway Patrol for 19 years. He is survived by his wife, two daughters, and son.
Please contact the following agency to send condolences or to obtain funeral arrangements:
Commissioner Warren Stanley
California Highway Patrol
PO Box 942898
Sacramento, CA 94298
Phone: (916) 731-6300