On December 12, 2012, Prince William County Police Officer Chris Yung was fatally injured in a motorcycle crash in Bristow, Virginia while responding to the scene of a separate automobile accident.
A minivan made a left hand turn from a northbound road into a shopping center and crossed in front of the officer’s motorcycle, causing a collision.
Officer Yung was a U.S. Marine Corps veteran and had served in Iraq during Operation Iraqi Freedom. He had served with the Prince William County Police Department for seven years and was assigned to the Traffic Unit.
Officer Yung was a member of Law Enforcement United and served as a motor escort officer during the annual ride. He is survived by his wife and three children.