Georgia Department of Public Safety Mourns Trooper’s Line-of-Duty Death

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The Georgia Department of Public Safety (GDPS) is mourning the tragic loss of Trooper First Class Chase Redner #290, who died in the line of duty.

On February 20, 2024, TFC Redner was investigating a vehicle crash on Interstate 75 North near Mt. Zion Boulevard in Clayton County when he was struck by a vehicle. Despite efforts to save him, TFC Redner succumbed to his injuries at Grady Memorial Hospital.

The investigation into the incident is being led by the Troop C Specialized Collision Reconstruction Team and is currently ongoing.

TFC Redner had been a dedicated member of the Georgia Department of Public Safety since September 2017, having graduated from the 103rd Trooper School.

The Department of Public Safety expressed its deepest sympathies and prayers for TFC Redner’s family and colleagues during this difficult time. They ask the community to join them in keeping TFC Redner’s family in their thoughts and prayers as they navigate through the loss of their loved one.