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 Larry Amberg, Policeman

Larry Amberg

Tuesday, August 30, 1966




Amberg, Larry

Rank: Policeman

Serial Number:10668

Division: Air Support Division

Location: Between Dodger Stadium and the 110
Fwy.

Date Killed: Tuesday, August 30, 1966

Cause of Death: Helicopter Crash

Bio: Ofcr Amberg and Ofcr Ilnicki were flying
their helicopter eastbound from the area above Dodger Stadium
heading due east to investigate a traffic jam on the 110 Fwy east
of the stadium. At the same time a news helicopter was flying due
north just south of the stadium along the 110 Fwy to investigate
the same traffic jam as the Police helicopter. The two
helicopters were on a 45 degree merge angle when they collided
near Dodger Stadium. Both Officers were killed along with two
pilots in the news helicopter in the accident.


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