Trooper Nicholas Dees Celebration of Life Run
01/27/2018 @ 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
In honor of Trooper Nicholas Dees to bring awareness of the dangers of texting and driving. OHP Trooper Nicholas Dees Delta 731 was killed in the line of duty on January 31, 2015. He was investigating a collision on I-40 near mile marker 195 just east of Shawnee, Oklahoma when he was struck and killed by a man who was texting. The man had left Arkansas and was on his 189th text when he hit and killed Nicholas Glenn Dees. Nicholas is one of our Team Texas Members only son and had just turned 30 on January 23, 2015.
Funds raised will go towards the Trooper Nicholas Dees Scholarship Fund administerd by the Chahta Foundation of the Choctaw Nation and expenses occrued for educational presentations shown to schools, churches and other organizations.
*All participants in the Run the Badge 7.31 miles and the 5K will receive a medal, t-shirt, customized bib and wristband
All participants in the Nickeldoo 1 Mile Fun Run/Walk will receive a t-shirt, customized bib and wristband