Deputy Greg GariepySan Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department
On Wednesday, June 22, 2005, 39 year old Deputy Greg Gariepy was killed in an automobile accident on Old Woman Springs Road, while responding to assist another deputy at approximately 0500 hours.
The deputy lost control of his vehicle and went off the roadway and overturned. He was ejected from the vehicle. The deputy he was responding to assist arrived at the scene and immediately began CPR as rescue crews responded.
Deputy Gariepy was transported to Hi-Desert Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead.
Deputy Gariepy was a US Marine Corps veteran and served with the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department for three years. He is survived by his wife, son, and two daughters.