Wednesday, 13 December, 2017

'Road Wars' Policeman James Dixon Dies After Motorcycle Crash

PC James Dixon who was known as'Dixie by friends and on the show was killed in the collision earlier today PC James Dixon who was known as'Dixie by friends and on the show was killed in the collision earlier today
Kenny Thornton | 07 December, 2017, 17:31

A 91-year-old female passenger of the auto also died, while the vehicle's driver went to hospital with injuries which were not thought to be life threatening.

In a statement, Thames Valley Police it was "devastated" over the death of PC Dixon.

The heavily pregnant wife of an on-duty police officer who died in a crash in Berkshire said "words can not describe the loss" the family feels.

PC James Dixon died after the motorcycle he was riding was in collision with a auto on Bath Road near Hare Hatch on Tuesday afternoon.

Thousands have so far already been raised to help the families of both victims at this awful time.

The popular officer, known as Dixie, appeared on Sky TV's Road Wars in the 1990s. "It was a real pleasure to know you and my heart goes out to your family and loved ones". "Its well respected officers like PC Dixon that inspire me to be a Police Officer".

Mark Dunfurd wrote: 'Our thoughts are with both families.

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Road Wars followed 14 members of Thames Valley Police's roads policing officers from 2003 to 2010.

Police Constable James Dixon, who featured on Sky 1's Road Wars, has been killed in a road accident.

The pensioner, who was a passenger in the auto, was also killed while the female driver was taken to hospital.

Her injuries are not thought to be life-threatening, police said.

A spokesman for Thames Valley police said that an investigation by the Independent Police Complaints Commission (IPCC) into the cause of the crash was underway, but no arrests had been made.

TRIBUTES have been paid to a "hugely respected officer" who died in a collision on Tuesday.

At Prime Minister's Questions yesterday, Theresa May offered "condolences to the friends, family and colleagues" of PC Dixon as well as the dead woman's family.

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